Senior Planner

Barrett Planning Group LLC

Hingham, MA United States

We have an immediate need for a full-time senior planner. The position involves the following duties and responsibilities:

Basic Duties

  • Manage and assist teams of co-workers and subcontractors on complex planning projects for state and local government clients in New England;
  • Gather, interpret, and analyze a variety of data, and prepare reports, maps, and advanced data visualizations for a variety of audiences;
  • Assist with drafting zoning ordinances, bylaws, and regulations;
  • Develop competitive proposals and project budgets;
  • Build and nurture client relationships;
  • Present reports to municipal officials and staff, and the general public;
  • Represent the firm at evening and weekend meetings (both in-person and remote); and
  • Supervise and assist with training junior planners

Required/Highly Desirable Knowledge

  • Knowledge of principles and practices of planning, data collection; research methods, and statistics; and data visualization techniques;
  • Excellent writing and presentation skills;
  • Advanced knowledge of GIS; and
  • Sound working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office.

Necessary Skills

  • Oral communication and interpersonal skills to explain complicated information clearly to the public;
  • Creative problem-solving skills to gather relevant information to solve vaguely defined practical problems;
  • Proven ability to create graphic designs and sketches, and make effective use of advanced visualization techniques;
  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously; and
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment as needed.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree and 3+ years of experience. AICP strongly preferred. Must have valid driver’s license and ability to drive to and from client sites. 

We are a hybrid work environment. Position requires some in-person work in our Hingham, Massachusetts office, and some evening meetings with clients (remote and in-person). Send resume, cover letter, list of three references, writing sample, and samples of original GIS maps and data visualizations, to Judi Barrett, Principal, Barrett Planning Group, judi@barrettplanningllc.com. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. Salary range $90-$105K, depending on experience and qualifications. No phone calls, please.

Experience Level
Mid I (1-4 years)
AICP Level
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Specialty
Comprehensive or Long-Range Planning
Salary Range
$90,000-$105,000, depending on experience

Contact Information

Judi Barrett
Address
350 Lincoln Street, Ste. 2503
Hingham, MA
02043
United States
Resource URL
https://www.barrettplanningllc.com
Email
judi@barrettplanningllc.com