RTPI Planning Director

£70000 - £80000 per annum + Plus car and bonus
11 Apr 2013
09 May 2013
Chris Main
Design, Planner
Job Type
RTPI Planning Director - Planning Consultancy - Southampton - Salary to £80K + car + bonus

My client have premises in Southampton and have other offices operating in the South East, South West and London. The Managing Director for this Planning Consultancy is seeking to grow the business in the south central area and Protec are resourcing for a Director / Branch Director to set up and run this new business unit.

My client operates predominately in the Housing sector and Protec would like to see applicants with a sufficient client based in this planning sector, preferably within the South Central geographical area.

As Director you will be responsible for:

Managing complex projects to budget and programme.
Responsible for the production / management of work across a team
Appear at Public Inquiries / Informal Hearings / Committee / instruct Counsel
Manage performance of senior staff
Implement company operational procedures / protocols
Managing office profitability, operational aspects of office and setting direction and implementing company strategy
Support Company Board in setting and implementing Company Vision
Agree and set objectives for team and vision members and ensure objectives are reviewed on quarterly basis
Responsible for recruitment of staff in accordance with business plan requirements
Drafting and agreeing invoices
Building and maintain relationships with clients at senior level
Negotiate with Local Authorities at senior level
Liaison with external consultants at senior level
Liaison with other members of the company management team
Liaison at senior management level of The Group
Lead planning / multi-disciplinary project teams on complex projects
Deliver company and individual office objectives

We are seeking a Director or Associate Director applicant who is:

Highly organised
Able to meet deadlines
Able to delegate tasks and responsibility efficiently
Able to make decision and achieving desired outcome
Maintain positive relationships with all Company Directors
Capable of working in a team environment

For more information please contact Chris Main at Protec.