Graduate Town Planner - Worcester

England, Worcestershire
£18000 - £24000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
29 Mar 2017
26 Apr 2017
Sarah Tempest
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level
Graduate, Planner

Graduate Town Planner - Worcester

£18,000 - £24,000

*1 year fixed term contract

An exciting opportunity has become available for a motivated Graduate Planner to join a well respected planning, development and regeneration consultancy based in Worcester, for a one year fixed contract - with the potential for the role to become permanent.

Joining a small but experienced team, the successful Graduate Planner will provide assistance with a variety of Planning services in the retail, residential, leisure and employment sectors. Specific duties and company services will include assistance with:

  • Co-ordinating, preparing and submitting planning applications
  • Negotiation of viable and implementable planning permissions
  • Planning Appeals, including Expert Witness for Inquiries as well as Planning Hearings and Written Representations
  • Development Plan representations including development site promotion
  • National Planning Policy and Development Plan Policy advice
  • Preparation of Development Briefs, Supplementary Planning Documents and Area Action Plans
  • Retail and Leisure Impact Assessments and sequential analysis
  • Housing and employment land supply and availability assessments
  • Environmental Impact Assessment co-ordination
  • Development Viability Analysis and Appraisal

The successful candidate must have a relevant RTPI accredited degree and/or Masters and have a full UK driving license. You should have a team player attitude with the confidence to work independently where required. It is also expected that you will hold excellent communication and rapport building skills.

This is an excellent opportunity for personal development that offers a competitive salary and fantastic training. The Head of Planning is interviewing suitable Planners over the coming weeks so to register your interest please 'apply' by clicking below.

If you would like more information regarding this role, please contact Sarah Tempest on 01792 365 100 or via e-mail: