Planning Director - consultancy (Birmingham)

Beach Baker Property Recruitment
England, West Midlands, Birmingham
£50000 - £90000 per annum + + Benefits
Closing date
9 Oct 2021

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Beach Baker have been exclusively instructed by a well-known consultancy to recruit for a Planning Director for their Birmingham office, who will be responsible for leading the planning team.

This organisation has a very strong name throughout the UK and are enjoying continued success across all disciplines. Consequently, this is an exciting time for the Birmingham office, with a strong growth plan in place for the immediate and long-term future.

This appointment will play a key role in the growth of the office; therefore the successful candidate will be well-established in the area, with strong contacts and an existing client base. You will be expected to develop both new and existing client relationships and have a high level of entrepreneurial drive, combining both individual initiative and effective collaboration with colleagues. You should be confident in delivering large scale schemes, have strong project management skills and be well versed in dealing with community stakeholders, industry professionals, clients and colleagues. Team management experience is advantageous and strong commercial acumen and financial management is essential.

In addition to the above, you should be MRTPI, ideally coming from a consultancy environment and show ambition, drive and passion for your sector. In terms of project experience, we are open to different areas. The office is currently dealing with a broad range of residential, mixed-use, strategic and commercial schemes, therefore this appointment should complement existing the existing client base whether that is adding something new or building upon current relationships. Key areas of interest are residential/mixed-use, strategic, environmental/infrastructure, retail, education and commercial.

There are fantastic rewards and progression on offer with this position. Financially you will be rewarded with a very competitive basic salary, in addition to a car/car allowance and an exceptional incentivised scheme based on both personal and company performance. With the scale of this opportunity, there is scope for progression to partner level and in turn, further enhanced remuneration and equity share. The practice are renowned for their team culture and their client-base. They pride themselves on being a people-led environment, which is demonstrated through their low staff turnover and high morale.

To apply for this role or to have a confidential discussion, please contact Katrina Wheadon ( All correspondence is completely confidential, and your details will never be sent to our client without a full briefing and your full permission.


Beach Baker provides specialist and comprehensive recruitment services to the Real Estate industry. The work we undertake is confidential, targeted, and impactful.

Our clients are dynamic, and we reflect that in our belief in challenging the conventional ways of working. We like to solve recruitment needs quickly and we recognise the significant relationship between company’s recruitment strategies and the candidates they hire.

Beach Baker appreciates the privilege of partnering our clients as a trusted recruitment advisor. We have a passion for property and therefore building strong personal connections and business relationships over the long term is very important to us all.

Core values:

  • To provide our clients with the highest quality recruitment services delivering efficient, professional, and business minded solutions.
  • To act with integrity in all our work, placing the highest value on teamwork and partnering our clients.
  • To build a sustainable, successful firm, focused on wellbeing of our team and supporting our local communities.

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