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St Helens

£25,000 - £32,000 + Pension + Bonus + Private Health Care + CPD Opportunities

Excellent opportunity for someone with planning experience, or a RTPI accredited Degree, to join a growing team as part of one of the leading energy project developers in the UK.

The company is geared towards development, working alongside DNOs, land agents/owners and financial institutions including some of the biggest investment partners to develop nationwide large-scale energy projects. They help to solve client energy issues with solar, battery and wind energy solutions. They are now looking to expand in all areas of the company, taking on new planners to help oversee the increase in their diverse project portfolio.

In this role, you'll be working alongside the planning team and wider development members to elevate potential development sites, project manage, attend and contribute to consultant meetings, stakeholders and planning authorities, research and consult on a range of planning development issues.

The ideal candidate will come from a Planning degree background or will have at least 1-year experience within the industry where they have been involved in the Planning process for large projects.

This is the ideal opportunity for a motivated individual who comes from a planning background to join a growing business and to work on and consult on some of the biggest energy projects in the country.

The role:
* Consulting on potential sites for development alongside the company's grid, design and land teams
* Contributing ideas and elevating the preparation of planning applications, EIA, non-material/minor material amendments for solar and battery storage developments
* Undertaking research and analysis on planning development issues

The Person:
* Relevant Degree in Planning or 1 year of experience in the Planning industry
* Strong analytical and research and communication skills
* Working towards RTPI status
* Solution focused and motivated
* Full UK driving license

Reference Number: BBBH212656

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Caitlin Conway at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.