Senior Town Planner - Tonbridge

Location
England, Kent, Tonbridge
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
Posted
28 Mar 2017
Closes
25 Apr 2017
Ref
STP/2017/T
Contact
Sarah Tempest
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Planner

Senior Town Planner - Tonbridge

£35,000 - £45,000 + Benefits

Based in Tonbridge, Penguin Recruitment are delighted to announce an exciting opening for a Senior Planner to be based in our client's Tonbridge office.

Established over 30 years' ago, the Senior Planner will be working for a leading planning and development consultancy. The company's current clients include major house builders, private land owners and public sector/charitable organisations, with project work principally focused in the residential, commercial, care home and mixed use development sectors.

Responsibilities

Providing planning consultancy input, advice and strategy on development opportunities including:

  • Pre-application consultation with LPAs
  • Feasibility studies and planning appraisals
  • Co-ordinating Specialist Consultants
  • Preparing Planning Applications and Appeals
  • Site promotion (LDF/Development Plans representations)
  • Up-front development opportunities and strategic land projects
  • Public/Stakeholder Consultation/Exhibitions
  • Advice & Negotiation of Planning Agreements

The Senior Planner will have experience in the public and/or private sector with a degree or post-graduate equivalent in Planning. You will also hold at least 3 years' Planning experience and ideally be MRTPI qualified. The Senior Planner must also have a clear understanding of current legislation and planning policy, and appeal experience, with the ability to win and deliver your own projects.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, please apply by clicking below. Alternatively, for more information regarding the role, please contact Sarah Tempest on 01792 365109 or e-mail sarah.tempest@penguinrecruitment.co.uk .