Environmental Planner / Birmingham / Global Consultancy

Penguin Recruitment
£24000 - £28000 per annum + Fully comprehensive benefits
12 Mar 2018
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Environmental Planner - Full-time or Part-time - Birmingham£Competitive salary + excellent benefits package If you're an Environmental Planner and ambitious to achieve your career potential, read on!Penguin are pleased to be working with a leading global natural and built asset design and consultancy on the hire of an Environmental Planner for their Birmingham office. You will have the opportunity to help clients develop sustainably through environmental impact assessments (EIA), development consent order (DCO) submissions, Hybrid Bills, environmental support for major planning submissions, strategic environmental assessments and construction environmental management projects.As part of a growing and agile team you can be involved in some of the UK's most complex, iconic and challenging projects that are diverse and technically demanding. These include major regeneration projects, garden cities, energy opportunities, infrastructure schemes and strategic land optimisation. Your Day-to-Day:Delivering successful outcomes for your clients by helping them manage their environmental planning risksProactively managing DCO submissions and/or impact assessments (IA) or components of these projectsstablishing strong relationships within a multi-disciplinary team, working for a common vision and goalsFacilitating effective oral and written communication and promoting innovative ways of communicating and reportingCoordinating and influencing project stakeholders to maximise best client and environmentally responsible outcomesManaging commercial aspects of selected projects or components of projects to ensure a successful resultLiaising with the senior staff and our clients to keep informed of all developments associated with their projectsBeing familiar with relevant H & S regulations relevant to your role Job requirements:Relevant Environmental Degree, with Master's Degree in relevant environmental discipline preferredSuccessful project management/coordination of multi-disciplinary teamsExperience of leading/working on IAs within consenting regimes (e.g. TWA, DCO, TCPA, local and regional planning)Knowledge of all stages of IA from land acquisition, options appraisal, planning submission to construction managementStakeholder and public engagement experience (depending on grade)Great communication, report writing and team working skillsAbility to think in an innovative and entrepreneurial mannerPrevious experience of contributing to or leading SEAs and Sustainability Appraisals would also be beneficialChartered or working towards submission Rewards:Our client offers a fantastic working environment and generous remuneration package where you own your destiny and will be encouraged to forge a successful career. In addition, they offer some excellent benefits, such as;Highly competitive starting salaryMatched Pension (Up to 8%), private healthcare, life assurance, income protection, RTPI fees, AL with option to purchase additional days, tax free season ticket loan, enhanced maternity/paternity leave and more!Join a global natural and built asset design and consultancy firm in central LondonVaried and exciting project profileWork in a multi-disciplinary environment To applyThis an excellent time to join and further your career with a global consultancy! The hiring manager is keen to meet with suitable Environmental Planners ASAP so please register your interest below by clicking 'apply'For more information on this role or others in the region please contact me on 01792 365 101 or matt.fraser@penguinrecruitment.co.uk