Senior / Associate (Planning & Development)

Scotland, Country
Perth and Kinross, Scotland
Industry Sector:
Environmental Jobs, Environment Jobs, Built Environment Jobs
Job Category:
Consultancy, Development, Planning, Surveying, Town Planning
Job Type:
Full Time
Education Level:
Please see job description
£35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Salary Description:
+ car + Bonus
Start Date:
Mattinson Partnership
Job Ref:

We have been engaged by highly regarded planning, property and development consultancy to appoint a Senior or Associate Town Planner or Development Surveyor to join their successful Planning and Development team in Edinburgh.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced consultant to join an expanding multidisciplinary team, providing consultancy advice to private developers, housebuilders and developers. The ideal candidate will have the opportunity to undertake a range of work across planning consultancy, valuation and agency for private and open market sales of residential and mixed use sites across Scotland.

Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

* Undertake land promotion through the strategic planning process on behalf of landowners, house builders, promoters and
* Obtain in principle and detailed consents, negotiate Section 75 notices and provide input to planning and legal appeals
* Promote potential development land and acquire development rights from landowners, advising on sale or purchase structures
* Provide development consultancy and valuation advice
* Assist in the preparation of bids and proposals and seek out new business opportunities

Qualifications / Experience:

* Degree educated in a relevant discipline
* Chartered or working towards chartered status with a recognised professional institution (e.g. MRTPI or MRICS)
* Demonstrable planning or commercial surveying experience with excellent knowledge of the residential market
* Good knowledge of relevant UK legislation and Scottish Planning Policy
* Excellent communication skills and talent for developing strong business relationships with landowners, stakeholders, developers and fellow professionals

For further information on this or any other related positions do not hesitate to contact Gavin Mack on 0141 375 7955 or

Mattinson Partnership brings together recruitment expertise with hands-on experience. Through our knowledge of the industry, we are able to provide a unique and specialist service. We respect the need for absolute confidentiality and offer every assurance that your application will be handled with the highest levels of professionalism. We actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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