Head of Planning (Renewable Projects)

West Bromwich, England, gb
Company: Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd
Category: Management Occupations
Published on 2021-08-02 18:04:55

Head of Planning (Renewable Projects)

Birmingham (UK Wide Travel)

£48'000 - £58'000 - Remote Working + Pension + Holidays

Are you an experienced Senior Planner or Head of Planning with a background in large scale engineering, housing or renewable projects?

Do you want the opportunity to take the next step in your career in a pivotal role within an ambitious and forward thinking renewable energy company?

This company specialise in the development of large scale renewable projects and waste management solutions to enable local authorities to reduce carbon emissions and contribute to a greener future. They have seen great success in recent times and are now looking to expand their planning team to continue their growing pipeline of projects.

In this role, the Head of Planning will be responsible for the managing the planning team whilst also managing a case load of their own projects. You will oversee the activities of the senior planner and graduate planner, strategically plan for future the planning of future projects, assess feasibility studies of sites, liaise with clients and land owners, and engage with regulatory bodies and public councillors.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced Senior Planner or Head of Planning with a background in large scale engineering projects, ideally within the renewable sector but other industries will be considered.

This is an excellent opportunity within a well-established renewable energy company for a Senior Planner to progress their career, build and lead a team and drive future success of the business.

The role: *Manage planning team (Senior Planner and Graduate Planner) *Responsible for managing and overseeing all planning activities for large scale renewable projects *Manage own case load of applications *Assess site feasibility and grid connections *Engagement and liaison with land owners, public councillors and regulatory bodies *Strategic planning for future projects *Remote role with travel required, required to visit office once a week

The Person: *10+ years experience of planning applications for large scale projects *RTPI membership *Degree qualified in relevant discipline *Full UK driving license

The services of Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency. Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd regrets to inform that our client can only accept applications from engineering candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom. Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply

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