Graduate Planner / Planner


About Ryden

Ryden is a leading independent firm of surveyors specialising in all aspects of commercial property advice. Headquartered in Scotland, we have over 130 colleagues working across offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Leeds, London and Manchester. We strive to create a dynamic, engaging and collaborative working environment for all our team, because we believe that our people are crucial to the success and growth of Ryden.

Our Glasgow office is extremely busy with new clients and exciting projects, we need you!

Graduate Planner

We are looking to recruit a Graduate Planner or Planner with 1-2 years' experience to join the Glasgow team. You will collaborate with colleagues advising on development strategies and securing planning permissions for a wide client base. You will assist in the preparation of development plan representations, planning appraisals, applications and appeals, monitoring and liaising with local authorities, assisting with public consultation events, and general research and assisting in group wide activities.

Candidates should have up-to-date knowledge of the Scottish Planning System, an organised approach to work with an eye for detail and accuracy, and accomplished report writing skills.

You will be supported on the pathway to achieving RTPI qualification.

About you

  • Hold an accredited degree
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Great time management
  • Energetic
  • Curious
  • Clean driving licence

What we offer

We want to give you the tools to be the best you can be. Our benefits include private health care, pension contribution, generous holiday allowance, access to 24/7 counselling through our employee assistance programme and daily support and guidance.

We know the world of work has changed and we want to ensure that there is a balance. Culture is important to us, and nothing beats face time with our colleagues, but we support different work patterns that work for our teams and clients.

Please submit a CV and covering letter to  by 31st March 2024


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