Development Planning Consultant

Development Planning Consultant

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Real Estate

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + plus car allowance, plus bonus

  • Contact:

    Ariane Freebody

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:





A privately-owned Asset Management company, which are based in Manchester have an opportunity for a Development Planner to join the team. The company are one of the largest industrial asset management firms in the region. The firm have also invested in a range of new development projects and this role is key for the management all new planning instructions for the existing portfolio for the current assets, refurbishment and new developments.

The portfolio comprises of industrial and commercial assets which are tenanted by blue chip organisations such as Ebay, Taylor Whimpey and Tech Data.

The office has an onsite restaurant and gym. It has an excellent culture as the senior management team offer promotions, and a bonus. It will someone who is ambitious and enjoys a busy upbeat environment.

The role:

  • Manage reporting and instructions within the existing portfolio
  • Support with identifying bids
  • Lead on major bids reporting
  • Financial reporting and management: Prepare fee forecasting and departmental cost budgets. Continuous monitoring of financial performance and budget management
  • Analyses and research development trends and liaising with planning consultants.
  • Project management; ensuring projects are running to correct timescales. Reporting to project management team.
  • Changes and issues reported to architect, building surveying and project management team.
  • Develop strong relationship with agents


  • You must be degree educated within a property related degree
  • MRICS qualified is not essential. Preferable if you are enrolled as an Assoc RICS
  • Must have experience of working within a planning role.
  • Must have experience of working as a planner for industrial or commercial developments
  • Strong lease advisory background

For more information or to be considered for this role please email your CV to a.freebody@capstone-recruitment.com or call Ariane Freebody on 07539 780121 / 020 3757 5000.

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