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Planner – Rugby

Wednesday, 12 January 2022

Planner – Rugby

We are looking to recruit an experienced Planner in our Rugby office, to provide a comprehensive and professional planning and development consultancy service and advice to clients and the partners and staff of Howkins & Harrison LLP across the midlands

Main Duties – Planner, Rugby

You will be personable with good communication skills, enthusiastic and motivated, commercially focused, a good negotiator and able to work to achieve high professional standards for both clients and colleagues.

Our existing team of surveyors and planners will offer full support where needed but you will be expected to work using your initiative individually and as part of a team.

As your career progresses, so will the responsibility for clients and the type of work carried out, outside work you should be willing to embrace the local area and are encouraged to get involved in activities outside work which involve you in the local community.

Planner, Rugby – Person Specification

Relevant planning qualification 
Membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute 
Full valid driving licence 
Skills/abilities  (such as oral or written, manual dexterity etc)
Sound knowledge of the planning system and associated planning policy, guidance and law. 
Confident communicator 
Excellent written and reporting skills 
Confident negotiator 
Good team player but able to work on own initiative 
Good time manager 
Effective organiser 
Commercial awareness 
Computer literate 
Good technical drawing ability 
Minimum 1 year as a planner in the public or private sector, although newly qualified candidates with the right attributes will also be considered 

To apply for this role, please send your CV and covering email to

Alternatively, for a confidential discussion about this position, please contact Tim Howard on 01788 564680

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