Development and Planning Coordinator
Development and Planning Coordinator required for a multi-award winning House Builder to be based from their regional headquarters in Wakefield, West Yorkshire.
Our client is a respected national homebuilder with an established reputation for building outstanding quality family homes and providing excellent customer service. Their ethos is to build homes safely, in a way which is considerate to the environment and delighting their customers with a product and experience which recognises that buying a new home is monumental.
They now a key position available within their in-house Design team.
Successful applicants will be responsible for predominantly the pre-construction phases of new build housing development projects and play a pivotal role in the front end design process to ensure land appraisals and subsequent planning applications are successfully obtained.
You will become part of a successful in-house Architectural and Engineering team and work alongside a Senior Design Manager and be responsible for the following -
Overseeing all post construction front end Design responsibilities and coordinating with the Architectural and Engineering teams.
Be responsible for all planning related matters to include detailed site plans / layouts and subsequent.
Oversea the planning application process through to successfully being granted.
Liaise with the local planning authority and work in partnership with external stake holders.
Produce accurate planning, building regulations and design specification drawing packages using AutoCAD.
Play a key role in identifying and acquiring potential land sites and managing the land appraisals.
Follow the internal development process, ensuring all systems are maintained with accurate information at all times.
When required, organise and lead/ attend client meetings acting in a professional manner to positively represent the company at all times.
Maintain excellent communication with the project team and internal stakeholders to ensure relevant information is correctly shared and circulated
Personal attributes / qualifications
Applications welcome for candidates from a Senior Architectural Technologist or Architect / Design background.
Ideally previously worked within an Architectural Practice or House Builder / developer background.
Degree qualified with a Design background.
Member of RIBA or MCIAT or other design recognised body.
Excellent Technical knowledge and the ability to use AutoCAD.
Previous experience within the Residential sector.
Some demonstrable job running experience.
Excellent client facing and presentation skills.
A person of good character and keen for career progression.
Basic salary up to £55,000 per annum + 15% perfomance related annual bonus.
Car allowance circa £5,5000 annual or choice of company vehicle.
6.5% employer contributory pension (3% employee)
Life Insurance cover 5 x salary
26 days holiday allowance + statutory bank holidays.
Interested parties please contact James Jackson on 0113 4166280 or email your CV