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Senior Planner

Negotiable Office & Administrative Dublin, Dublin City Centre

Excel Recruitment has an excellent opportunity available for a Senior Planner to join our clients a Semi-State organisation based in Dublin City Centre.

Our client a Semi-State Organisation based in Dublin City Centre are looking for an experienced Planner to join their Public Engagement team. The Senior Planner role is an integral part of our client’s Public Engagement function which is central to project delivery, providing strategic planning and environmental advice, and working with key stakeholders, landowners, and communities. The role holder will be an active cross-functional team member dealing with projects which are of strategic importance. You will undertake a range of planning and environmental-related work, including the preparation and/or coordination of processes, strategies, reports, and submissions, as well as deliverables relating to the planning of grid development infrastructure projects and other planning and environment-related initiatives including stakeholder engagement.


  • Relevant Planning qualification.
  • Membership of the Irish Planning Institute and/or the Royal Town Planning Institute.
  • 4+ years of professional experience as a planner, and preferably in the area of Strategic Infrastructure Development.
  • Full clean driver’s license.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, and experience in working in a collaborative team structure.
  • Excellent communication skills particularly in relation to dealing with relevant third parties including An Bord Pleanála, local authorities, and the general public.
  • Effective report writing skills with an ability to communicate technical issues clearly and effectively, advanced presentation skills.
  • High level of computer literacy and strong numeric ability.
  • Ability to take responsibility for planning and consenting matters.
  • Self-motivation, enthusiasm, and ability to understand and influence
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving ability.

In Return

  • Excellent salary and benefits package on offer DOE
  • Yearly performance-related bonus
  • Pension, Life Cover, and Income Protection
  • Complimentary breakfast, lunch, snacks, and coffee
  • Located in Dublin 4
  • Hybrid working options available with support package available for home office set up

Should you be interested in this Senior Planner position, please upload your CV to the link provided or call Ciara Connolly on 045 397140. Unfortunately, due to volume, only suitable applicants can be contacted. For more jobs, please visit the Excel Recruitment website


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