Associate/Principal Environmental Planner – Prestigious Planning Consultancy

North West • £45K - £65K Dependent on Experience + Significant Bens • Ref: JSM 12166

EIA - Environmental Impact Assessment, Town Planning

Posted 15th December 2021


Top end planning consultancy seeking an ambitious Environmental Planner to join their highly successful team at Principal/Associate grade. 

This is a rare opportunity to join one of the most sort after firms in the industry.  Offering you the chance to be working in a vibrant business on a variety of high profile and interesting projects across the UK. 

This great role is a sure way to really enhance your career and professional standing. My client has fantastic offices near to the train station, whilst also offering exceptionally flexible working arrangements to suit your personal situation

The existing team is made up of a number of highly respected Environmental professionals from within the industry. They are winning and delivering some of the most exciting projects out there.  You will be working with clients throughout the whole life-cycle of projects from early inception through to post construction. Providing some of the most cutting-edge and innovative advice, adding genuine value to a host of exciting projects. 

This is your opportunity to be a part of this dynamic team that prides itself in being different to the norm.

JSM are excited to be working with this sought-after client who place such incredible and emphasis on looking after  and developing  a their staff. Not only do they pay above the industry norm, but they also have a great bonus and benefits scheme.  Their offices are of the highest spec and in a great part of town.  They offer flexible and agile working arrangements to ensure a positive work life balance.  In addition to this they have a full programme of events to actively encourage CPD and help you reach your professional goals. 

Best of all… They offer 2 fully expensed overseas trips a year for all its employees, one skiing, one in the summer!



Role Responsibilities Include

·       Management of significant and complex projects.
·       Involvement in business development and strategy.
·       Ensuring high quality of work.
·       Manage client and stakeholder relationships.
·       Help develop innovative ideas to enhance the outcome for their clients.
·       Mentor and development of junior staff.

About You

·       Bachelor’s degree or higher in relevant subject.
·       Upwards of 5 years post grad experience.
·       Membership of relevant professional organisation.
·       Proven track record in delivery of environmental planning and associated projects, preferably with a property focus.
·       Thorough knowledge of UK regulations.
·       Keen to develop innovative ideas to enhance outcomes for the client.

About This Opportunity

The phrases ‘rare opportunity’ and ‘exciting new role’ are often overused, but in this case they comprehensibly apply.  If this has piqued your interest at all, please get in touch for a discrete chat to find out more about how JSM can help you with your next career move.

Contact Us

If you are interested in finding out more about this position or similar roles currently and would like a discreet non-committal chat, please contact Jeremy Money (  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 Planning, CSR & Sustainability, Environmental Management, Remediation & Contaminated Land, EIA and Ecology, Geotechnics, Environmental Planning, Air Quality, Noise and Vibration Landscape.

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