Open Positions

EPG currently has 2 positions open:

  • New Business Assistant
  • Senior Planner




NEW BUSINESS ASSISTANT


Elizabeth Peterson Group, Inc. (EPG), a Los Angeles-based urban land-use and business development consulting firm, is seeking a New Business Assistant. The New Business Assistant will provide support to the organization’s development team to ensure timely and consistent delivery of core company services to its clients and prospective clients.


Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Log new business received into the department
  • Prepare working agreements outlining scope of services
  • Conduct research and prepare memorandums
  • Coordinate signed agreements and coordinate assignment to Planner
  • Maintenance of all administration systems, ensuring that all client data is accurate and up to date
  • Assist with the pipeline of new business
  • Assist in processing applications
  • Maintain excellent client relations
  • Support team members when necessary


Desired Qualities

  • A detailed-oriented individual
  • Excellent communications skills
  • A passion for hospitality and development
  • An entrepreneurial spirit


Education/Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning and Development, Business, or related field. Candidate may also be in the process of earning a bachelor’s degree.


To Apply

Please email resume and cover letter to: jobs@epgla.com






SENIOR PLANNER


Elizabeth Peterson Group, Inc. (EPG), a Los Angeles-based urban land-use and business development consulting firm, is seeking a Planner with 1 to 3 years of experience. The position provides an opportunity for self-motivated individuals to expand their skills and knowledge while working with a close group of professionals in a collaborative environment.


Essential Duties/Responsibilities

  • Engage in the planning process by meeting with the client, city and various jurisdictional agencies
  • Demonstrate excellent client and team communications skills, working collaboratively to successfully bring projects from inception to operation
  • Actively participate in the coordination of a multidisciplinary team of architects, contractors, and other consultants
  • Conduct extensive research on a given site and write master planning and other applications
  • Manage multiple projects of varying types and scales
  • Present at city hearings and neighborhood council meetings
  • Prepare hearing and outreach packages and other project documents


Desired Qualities

  • A results-oriented creative problem solver able to prioritize a variety of tasks, projects, and deadlines accordingly with great efficiency
  • Familiarity with current Los Angeles municipal code and zoning ordinances
  • Strong public speaking, presentation, and organizational skills
  • Excellent research and writing skills
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite (Acrobat, InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop), and PowerPoint
  • Experience with community outreach
  • A passion for collaborative work, urban communities, and historic buildings


Education/Experience

Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Urban Planning and Development with 1 to 3 years of experience, which may include internships.


To Apply

Please email resume and cover letter to: jobs@epgla.com