Senior/Principal Environmental Planner

Glasgow/Newcastle

Our client is a specialist energy and environmental consultancy providing technical, strategic, planning and environmental advice to companies and organisations operating predominantly within the energy sector. 

Their focus is providing expert support across the energy sector, facilitating the energy transition. They work on exciting energy projects including battery storage (BESS), wind, solar, hydrogen, EfW and more.

 

Role
We are looking for a driven and adaptable RTPI-accredited environmental town planner to join an E&C offering within the Environment and Engineering Team.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and ambitious chartered environmental planner to support the delivery of renewable energy projects. The successful candidate will work on all aspects of the development of renewable energy schemes throughout the UK and will be responsible for gaining access to new projects and clients.

 

Responsibilities

  • Undertaking feasibility studies
  • Providing project planning support and advice
  • Coordinating EIAs and managing EIA teams
  • Preparing or technically reviewing environmental reporting and input into EIAs
  • Preparing and submitting planning applications and supporting documents
  • Business development and proposal production
  • Liaison with project stakeholders including local communities
  • Undertaking due diligence reviews on behalf of lenders, vendors and investors

 

Requirements

  • An undergraduate degree in a relevant subject and will have attained RTPI chartership
  • A drive to deliver high quality work
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Adaptability and problem-solving abilities
  • Well-developed project management and organisational skills
  • A team focus and proven ability to work collaboratively
  • An understanding of consultancy along with current market conditions and opportunities

 

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