Job details

Greater London
£40k - 45k per year
Job Type
about 2 months ago

To have an impact in the role you will:

· Work collaboratively within your team and other in house teams, including design, to embed sustainability principles

· Deliver an environmental planning advisory service on a range of applications

· Co-ordinate impact assessments (environmental, health, socio-economic, sustainability) and associated processes for a range of developments

· Review technical reports and work with technical consultants to progress them to the necessary standard for senior sign off

· Co-ordinate project teams to complete their tasks in delivering projects to time and budget

· Conduct research and site appraisals on projects for our client base

· Assist with the preparation of planning promotion documents and with the submission and negotiation of planning applications

· Assist with policy representations

· Provide planning appeal assistance, if required

· Seek opportunities to grow your own network internally and externally

· Look for opportunities to innovate and grow our business


To succeed in the role, it is likely that you will:

· Have 3-4 years' experience working in environmental, planning/consultancy

· Have a relevant degree at 2:1 or above and ideally a postgraduate qualification

· Have membership of a relevant professional institution

· Have a good knowledge of the planning system, EIA, SA/plan promotion

· Broad understanding of environmental, social, economic and sustainability issues

· Track record in one or more of the following in addition to EIA and environmental/sustainability planning: health impact assessment, climate change assessment, socio-economic assessment, waste

· Be committed to continuing your professional development with a willingness to learn and progress

· Have excellent written and verbal communication skills

· Be personable and professional with high levels of motivation, ambition and drive

· Have excellent team-working skills

· Be commercially minded and take on personal responsibility

· Be committed and have an eye for detail

· Have an ability to manage your own time and workload

· Be proficient with Microsoft packages

· willing to travel nationally