1 Who we are
Quod is a highly regarded, independent consultancy offering a range of planning and development related services. We have an opportunity for a Senior Planner with previous experience to join our rapidly growing Planning team in Soho London. Quod is an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.
Our established Planning team specialises in large scale mixed-use regeneration projects, infrastructure, housing and complex development schemes and we pride ourselves on getting the best outcomes for our clients. We see planning from the client’s viewpoint and have a pragmatic, proportionate approach.
You will be working alongside experienced planning professionals. Quod offers a great place to work within the office and beyond and offers a full programme of events to help you reach your professional goals.
2 What are you going to do ?
Key role responsibilities
Working alongside senior colleagues manage and deliver a variety of planning projects including all aspects of advice, planning applications, appeals and complex projects working across various disciplines;
Preparing well considered and accurate planning advice;
Produce comprehensive reports and correspondence;
Manage and build relationships with new and existing clients;
Leading on some project client meetings;
Playing a key role in the preparation of tenders;
Assist with management of a consultant team;
Coach and support junior employees.
3 What we ask
Degree or higher in relevant subject;
Experience of medium and large-scale projects ideally on large scale infrastructure projects, appeals, inquiries or major residential development.
Excellent verbal and written skills.
A good understanding of UK planning law.
A strong commercial awareness and exercises sound judgment and integrity.
Positive, hard-working attitude.
Independently problem solves.
Enjoys responsibility and integrating/collaborating with other teams.
Demonstrate a professional manner both internally and externally.
4 What we offer
Competitive salary subject to relevant experience.
Comprehensive training programme
28 days annual leave plus public/bank holidays
Following probation: Discretionary bonus, Private Medical Insurance, Season ticket loans and Cycle scheme.
5 How to apply
If you would be interested in joining our team, please complete the application form and provide a CV and covering letter. All applications will be treated in confidence.
Closing date: Friday 10 June 2022