The Planning Manager requires excellent layout, organization, written, and verbal skills. This is a leadership position and candidates must possess the leadership capabilities to supervise and schedule other team members efficiently and successfully. This position's role involves coordination and production of physical planning materials, planning documents, and other tasks as needed.
Creation and modification of layout and graphic content to convey ideas, methodologies, and approaches.
Community and mixed-use planning including land use, zoning, physical lot layout & roadway network geometry.
Knowledge of grading and drainage.
Preparation of graphics and materials using AutoCAD, SketchUp, and the Adobe Suite.
Specific site planning for various project types not limited to residential, commercial, office and recreation.
General Plan amendments, municipal zoning code analysis, research, and written development documentation.
Responsible for coordinating deliverables/deadlines with clients and consultants throughout all phases of a project.
Design guidelines, land development standards, narratives, and other project creative writing.
Five to ten years of relevant work experience performing the responsibilities described above on large-scale projects.
In-depth understanding of graphic development and land planning.
Excellent management, organization, and people skills; can work with a wide range of staff levels from senior leadership to administrative staff.
Ability to participate in collaborative project team environments, while maintaining focus on deliverables and end goals.
Capable of adhering to deadlines, while working on diverse projects.
Attention to detail with the ability to complete tasks accurately on a consistent basis.
Experience or understanding of graphic design for presentations and layouts.
Professional registration not required, but a plus.
Adobe Creative Suite
(specifically Photoshop and InDesign)