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Senior Planner

Salary Competitive
Location: Hybrid, Edinburgh, Scotland
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This is a {Advertised Permanent / Temporary}, {Advertised Full Time / Part Time} vacancy that will close in {x} days at {xx:xx} BST.

Stephenson Halliday a RSK Group company is seeking a Senior Planner to join their Edinburgh team on a permanent basis with full or part time hours available. This role offers the flexibility to work from a combination of office and home. There has never been a better time to join our team.

Stephenson Halliday are a well-known and respected consultancy providing planning and landscape services across the UK, particularly in the Energy and Minerals sector. Our team members provide local and technical expertise from our local offices but also act as a single planning team across the UK. Our Scottish planning team, based in Edinburgh has a strong pipeline of Planning and EIA work in Energy and Infrastructure and we have and continue to draw in key recruits to develop into the commercial, industrial, retail, residential, tourism and leisure sectors

Key Responsibilities 

  • To help the Practice provide a professional planning service to our clients
  • To help coordinate and manage multidisciplinary teams working on planning projects
  • To maintain a good relationship with clients and deliver high quality project work
  • To manage projects efficiently in accordance with the Stephenson Halliday project management procedures
  • To work with the planning team to manage workload and ensure the best use of resources
  • To work with others to ensure Planning, EIA and Project Management aspects of the website/social media channels are interesting, current and relevant and to promote the work undertaken

Person Specification 

  • Degree or masters in Town Planning or related discipline Membership of RTPI or RICS
  • The candidate should be a capable planner with relevant post qualification experience
  • Confident in project and client management
  • Previous private sector experience
  • Experience of working across a range of development sectors
  • Experience working in the energy or minerals sector is desirable but not essential and other experiences will be considered.

Salary and Benefits 

  • Salary Competitive 
  • Full time or part time hours available
  • Life assurance 
  • A flexible benefits programme including the option to buy additional holidays, health cash plan and discounted gym membership 

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RSK Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer 

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RSK will not accept unsolicited CVs from agencies other than RSK PSL or Secondary agencies.

As a team of experienced planning and landscape directors, landscape architects, chartered planners, graphics specialists, and practice managers, our mission is to provide effective and sustainable planning and landscape architecture solutions to assist clients in realising their development aspirations.

Founded in 2001 and now operating across the UK and Ireland, we work across the energy, infrastructure, minerals, waste, and built and rural development sectors. Whether we are improving the visitor experience in our most treasured national landscapes, planning and designing residential communities, or supporting the country’s vital infrastructure, our employees get to work on a variety of exciting projects that help to move development forward. Come and join our successful and expanding organisation!

Stephenson Halliday is part of the RSK group, a leading integrated environmental, engineering, and technical services business providing dynamic, multidisciplinary services to a wide range of sectors. Founded in 1989, RSK has evolved into a market-leading organisation. It is headquartered in the UK and has an established presence across Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Africa. The group is growing fast thanks to its diverse operations, entrepreneurial spirit, and open management style. When you join RSK, you are connecting to a growing community of experts and specialists who regularly collaborate to deliver projects and support each other across business units.  

Life Assurance

Annual Leave Purchase

Cycle to Work Scheme

Discounted Gym Membership

Mental Health Support

Electric Vehicle Salary Sacrifice Scheme

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