JOB TITLE: Town Planner- Telecoms

Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 12280SM Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 01/04/2016
Salary & Benefits : £34000 per annum
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Town Planner- Telecoms Paying circa £34k pro rata Based in Manchester Maternity Cover 6 Month Contract

Job Description

Town Planner- Telecoms
Paying circa £34k pro rata
Based in Manchester
Maternity Cover 6 Month Contract

The Opportunity
Our end client are a well established and leading telecoms company who supply quality products and services to all the UK cellular network operators and who are able to provide a complete in-house end-to-end service to support network rollout and maintenance projects. Due to a very busy period coinciding with a maternity leave for one of the team, they have the opportunity for a 3rd member to join the Acquisition and Planning team. This is a great opportunity for an experienced town planner to gain more experience in a booming telecoms industry. Our client are a well respected telecoms company and having a 6month contract with them on your CV will only help you and open more doors to gain further work in the future.

The Role
Town and Country Planners conduct pre-applications and undertake all planning, prior approval submissions and presentations to Planning Committees. Your role will be to handle all aspects of the Town & Country Planning work as required to meet the different project needs. The successful applicant will provide temporary extra capacity to service the Town & Country planning work required for the range of Project works being conducted (grow the grid, Beacon, Non-Beacon, Metropolis, NSN, NEC).

The Town Planner will be responsible for:

*Preparation submission and management of LPA planning applications (Full, GPDO, Listed, LN, Appeals) in accordance with our own and client standards and templates.
*Advise on all Planning policy issues.
*Attend client meetings
*Assist in supervising junior team members.
*Providing planning advice and support to colleagues across the business
*Site visits & attendance at planning committee meetings etc.
*Maintain quality files and information to required audit standards

The Candidate
The ideal Town Planner - Telecoms will ;

* Be MRTPI qualified
*Have Telecoms experience
*Have experience of working in planning consultancy or local authority development control
*Have experience in preparing, submitting and managing planning applications to a high/auditable standard.

If you don't feel you tick all the boxes from the above, please feel free to give me a call and id still be happy to have a discussion.

If you don't have a CV, again feel free to give me a call and we can assist you with that aspect.

Hours of Work
37.5hrs a week
Maternity Cover 6 month contract

The Package
Paying circa £34k pro rata depending on experience

The Agency
Bluefire Consulting Ltd are a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.

Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd.

Please be aware that as part of our service, our end clients often ask us to conduct face to face interviews on their behalf for shortlisting candidates, so we may need to arrange to meet you if you have been shortlisted.

We receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials.

We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you have been shortlisted for interview for this particular role and you meet the end client requirements.

Please consider yourself unsuccessful if you have not heard from us within 14days.

Kind Regards,

Job Keywords

Town, Planner, Planning, Acquisition, Surveying, Country, project, LPA, applications, policy, legislation, MRTPI, telecoms, consultant, council, submissions, Manchester, beacon, metropolis, NSN, NEC, mobile, design, building, construction, radio,

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Telecommunications recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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