Job Opening: Senior Planner, WSP

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

WSP is currently initiating a search for a Senior Planner for our Buffalo office.

The successful candidate will

  •  function entrepreneurially within the team, the firm, and with corporate leadership;

  • manage tasks as part of overall project development and execution; and,

  • lead discussions with clients, stakeholders, and teams, as well as lead public meetings

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Graduate degree in Urban Planning; five (5) to ten (10) years of relevant work experience in Urban Planning;

  • Strong understanding of planning matters across New York State

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work in a corporate environment and communicate with a wide range of professionals

Preferred Qualifications

  •  Understanding of project budgets, administration, contracts and project management responsibilities

  • Proficiency in use of Adobe Creative Suite, (Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design) and GIS

  • Professional registration (e.g., AICP)