Senior Planner

Building and Construction

Job description

We're seeking an experienced Senior Planner for a full-time position in the Bay of Plenty. Ideally, you should have at least 5-7 years of Planning experience.
Whether you're a Senior Planner looking to develop people management skills or a Team Leader seeking new opportunities, we welcome applicants with public and private sector experience. We need someone who can contribute value to our Bay of Plenty team, pursue business development opportunities, and handle various projects efficiently.

Your responsibilities will include:

* Collaborating with clients, Council staff, and contractors
* Conducting feasibility assessments
* Preparing AEE's, and offering planning advice
* If in Team Leader role, you will be assisting to develop staff

About of client:

A nationwide consultancy working on diverse projects like retirement villages, subdivisions, energy generation, and commercial development. We focus on long-term planning and encourage our staff to participate in projects throughout New Zealand, offering travel opportunities.


* Ideally based in the Bay of Plenty (or willing to relocate), you should have:
* A tertiary qualification in resource management, science, or a related field, with extensive Planning experience.
* Knowledge of current legislation and updates.
* Confidence in your work, mentoring skills, and providing accurate advice.
* Experience in local government and processing resource applications.
* Leadership experience and the ability to mentor junior staff.
* Membership or eligibility for membership to the New Zealand Planning Institute.
* Minimum of 5-7 years' experience in the New Zealand Planning Industry.

What we can offer you:

* Generous salary
* Work with a collaborative team
* Career development
* Opportunities to relocate in other parts of NZ

If the above sounds like you, please click 'Apply Now' or call Courtney on 021 838 965 for a confidential chat.