Environmental Planning Director - New office - Bristol

Bristol, South West • up to £85K plus significant bens • Ref: JSM 1167

EIA - Environmental Impact Assessment, Town Planning, Senior Appointments

Posted 16th April 2024

Exciting opportunity for a highly experienced Environmental planning specialist to join this award-winning planning and environmental consultancy. Diverse range of projects mainly in the renewables sector. My client offers a fantastic non corporate culture, flexible working, competitive salary and benefits.

Work at the forefront of renewable energy developments and cement your role in shaping a sustainable future. My client is an esteemed and independent planning and environmental consultancy, with a prestigious presence across England, Ireland, and Scotland. They are seeking someone to spearhead a new office/ region in the vibrant city of Bristol.

This pivotal role is not merely a career move; it is a chance to leave an indelible mark on the industry. The selected individual will have the unique privilege of assembling and leading a dynamic team, driving innovation and excellence in the realm of environmental planning.

The consultancy is renowned for its commitment to its staff, offering a competitive remuneration package that is just the beginning. A comprehensive suite of benefits awaits, meticulously crafted to nurture well-being and foster continuous professional growth.

As a prospective Technical Director, one will be expected to exhibit a wealth of knowledge and experience, with upwards of seven years post-graduate planning expertise, ideally honed within a consultancy environment. RTPI or IEAMA accreditation is a testament to the high standards required for this role.

The responsibilities entrusted to the Technical Director are both challenging and rewarding. Managing and delivering Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs), Planning Statements, and Development Consent Orders (DCOs) will be at the core of the role. The successful candidate will also engage with stakeholders, seamlessly coordinate with in-house consultants, manage subcontractors, and oversee the meticulous submission of planning applications.

The ability to juggle multiple projects with finesse and guide multidisciplinary teams towards achieving common goals is essential. This role demands a leader, a strategist, and an innovator.

For those ready to take on this significant role, the consultancy promises more than just a job – it is a commitment to excellence and a contribution to a greener, more sustainable world. My client awaits a visionary to lead the charge in environmental planning. Is that visionary you?
Rewards & Benefits
This is an exceptional opportunity to join an ambitious business with significant growth plans. In return for your hard work and dedication, my client offers a highly competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, and you'll also receive extensive training, ample opportunities for career advancement, and the chance to shape the future of the business.
Even if you are cautiously looking, I would recommend a discreet conversation to find out more about the firm and the role.

Contact Us
If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles and would like a discreet non-committal chat, please contact Jeremy Money (jeremy@jsm-associates.co.uk). However, if you have not received a response within with-in one working week, please assume your application has been unsuccessful this time round. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role.
This is one of a number of exciting positions currently available via JSM Associates. JSM offers an extensive range of jobs in the areas of Environmental and Sustainability, including ESG, EIA and Ecology, Contaminated Land, Environmental Planning, Air Quality and Noise.
Phone - 01934 312155
Email - jeremy@jsm-associates.co.uk
Website - www.jsm-associates.co.uk
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