Persimmon Homes Nottingham based in Mansfield requires a motivated and enthusiastic Graduate Planner looking to start or develop their career within the development industry. As a Graduate Planner, you will be part of a small yet busy land and planning team where you will become integral in the delivery of new homes. You will be exposed to a wide range of planning functions including development control, co-ordinating and assembling planning applications, assisting with planning appeals and identifying new immediate and strategic opportunities for residential development.
The ideal candidate will be expected to have a sound knowledge of the UK planning system and understand the principles behind taking land from initial identification to a construction start. Ideally you will have completed a relevant degree in Town Planning and be able to work towards RTPI qualification; where you will receive assistance with the APC process.
The successful candidate will have good written and interpersonal skills which are essential to the role as it requires the individual to represent the company in a range of capacities. An ability to adapt to new situations and a keen attention to detail is also key to this role. A full driving licence is also essential.
Competitive Salary, Pension, Life Assurance & Bonus.
Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory background check e.g. employment history and criminal record check. These background checks are job specific to certain vacancies within Persimmon.