Penguin Recruitment is delighted to be working with an established practice that holds over 50 years experience of in delivering specialist, personalised planning advice to a range of public and private sector clients.

The role of Planning Director will involve you working with property and landowners, developers, companies and local authorities, as well as private individuals on an exciting mix of projects in the Education, Hotels, Industrial, Leisure, Mixed Use, Office and Residential sectors.

The appointed Planning Director will play a key role in driving forward the ambitious plans for the sustainable growth of the business. This includes management and expansion of the planning team, exploring and expanding into new markets and key client management. The role will be at non-equity director level (with potential to move forward to equity share in future).

Managing a dedicated team of colleagues covering Development Management, Planning Policy, Appeals and Enforcement, you will be a qualified Town Planner with in-depth knowledge of planning legislation, people management and business development.

Why apply?

The company is an established, forward-thinking practice, that doesn’t just talk about modern working practices, but invests in and implements them! Our client strives to make work an enjoyable experience, providing flexible working opportunities, social events and real willingness to explore any opportunity which allows every member of the team to grow and develop and maximise your potential!


We are keen to hear from established Planning Directors or experienced Associate Directors with experience of working in management and delivery roles in Planning services. This an excellent time to join and develop your career with an established and well-respected Consultancy in the region. The Managing Director leading this recruitment is keen to meet with suitable Planning Directors ASAP so please register your interest below by clicking ‘apply’.

For more information on this role or other vacancies in the region please contact me on 01792 365 001 or

Upload your CV/resume or any other relevant file. Max. file size: 2 MB.
By applying for this position I consent to:
1. Penguin Recruitment adding my details to their database.
2. My details being searchable on the Penguin Database.
3. Penguin Recruitment contacting me about this and other positions.

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This