Michael Parkes Surveyors Ltd are based in Medway. We are a small practice with a friendly nature and our Director of Planning Pieter De Villiers needs a competent planning consultant to work with him providing additional support.
In this interesting and varied role, you’ll assist with the processing of householder and other related planning applications, this will include undertaking site visits, assessing proposals, negotiating with applicants and preparing written reports. You will likely have your own caseload and ideally you will have Gypsy and Traveller experience to tackle a backlog of planning applications.
We undertake private work as well as work for Local Authorities on a consultancy basis so we want you to build robust relationships with local authority planning officers to maintain relationships.
*Experience working within town planning and regeneration.
*Experience within the planning and environment sectors in the preparation and submission of applications and appeals.
*Demonstrable bid/proposal and report writing experience.
*Knowledge of the English Planning System is essential as is the willingness to constantly update and improve upon this.
*Member of RTPI
Reward and benefits
£25 per hour on a consultancy basis.