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Planning Associate

  • GBP£68,000.00 - GBP£83,000.00
  • Bristol
  • Permanent

Planning Associate NQ-4 years PQE l Top 50 Firm l Bristol

The firm:

This Top 50 firm is synonymous with the vibrant city of Bristol and has utilised its rich history to position itself as a major player in the UK legal market. Their unique model allows them to assemble large-scale commercial services for their clients which is an impressive roster of large corporations, emerging visionary businesses and public bodies that have complex and multifaceted needs.

With that being said, they continue to place an emphasis on domestic sector-focused work and have long-standing client relationships that have continued through the decades.

This is a robust corporate firm, however, partner approachability and a buzzing social calendar mean that there is a tangible sense of togetherness amongst their lawyers. They are recognised as a creative, entrepreneurial and forward-thinking practice which makes them a first choice for many in the region.

You will see this firm firmly placed in the legal rankings across almost all practice areas, with an impressive body of preeminent lawyers who continue to take their respective practices to new heights.

The role:

Coveted opportunity for a Planning Associate NQ-4 years PQE to springboard their career in this vibrant area of law, to be based in Bristol.

This team is considered a thought leader in the Planning space as you'll see them take on 'first of their kind' projects and prove themselves to be instrumental in overcoming complex challenges and complexities this work throws up.

They are looking to appoint an Associate who will assist in delivering planning and compulsory purchases for clients operating in the private and public sector, including the 'Big 6' energy suppliers.

The Planning team is an important part of the firm's core identity as you will be dealing with NSIPs and Developments of National Significance involving energy and transport. Indeed, you will maintain a multi-disciplinary approach by working with those in Real Estate, Environmental and cross-sector Energy teams to bring headline projects to fruition.

The ideal candidate:

  • Planning Associate NQ-4 years PQE, including 2023 qualifiers
  • Outstanding client care skills providing comprehensive services for clients
  • Team player who enjoys working collaboratively

What's on offer:

  • Highly competitive salary package and excellent benefits
  • Access to the most impactful and high-profile work available
  • Opportunity to work alongside leading individuals and next-generation partners

Exciting opportunity for an ambitious Planning Associate NQ-4 years PQE to join a leading practice in Bristol.

Jasmine Cook Senior Recruitment Consultant- South-West

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