Planning Manager Required

Award-winning housebuilder Hayfield is seeking an ambitious Planning Manager to join its growing team.

Are you an ambitious Planning Manager and a Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) with residential Planning experience?

Recently named one of the UK’s Best Small Housebuilders, Hayfield is an award-winning residential developer focussing upon small to medium sized sites in aspirational locations. Passionate about both product and delivery, Hayfield is looking for a Planning Manager to drive the process of making excellent land opportunities effective.

This is a full-time role and will be based at Hayfield’s modern Head Offices in Solihull (West Midlands), although travel to developments will be required.

This opportunity will involve:

  • Taking the Planning lead on a range of new homes projects within Hayfield’s core operating area along the M1, M40 and M5 corridors;

  • Working alongside the Planning Director to appraise and maximise new land opportunities;

  • Progressing both immediate and strategic development prospects efficiently;

  • Developing relationships with Local Planning Authorities, industry professionals and neighbourhood bodies; and

  • Taking individual project Planning responsibility from inception through to completion.

In return, the successful candidate will receive:

  • Competitive salary and package; and

  • Excellent opportunities for career development within a fast growth business.

The successful Planning Manager will hold the following experience:

  • RTPI Membership;

  • A strong understanding of the planning system; and 

  • A demonstrable background of making effective residential development opportunities.

Please apply directly to Mark Gay, Planning Director: mgay@hayfieldhomes.co.uk 0121 272 8899. Strictly no agencies.

Philippa Smithers