Town Planner

Location
England, Tyne and Wear, Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary
£27000 - £33000 per annum
Posted
26 Jun 2017
Closes
24 Jul 2017
Ref
16119
Contact
Gavin Mack
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Consultant

Our client is a leading multidisciplinary planning and design consultancy and they are seeking to appoint a Town Planner to join their team in Newcastle.

The successful candidate will be an ambitious Town Planner with a relevant degree and demonstrable experience across development management and planning policy. You will have the opportunity to undertake a range of planning policy and consultancy work across the North East.

Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

  • Undertake a wide range of development management, planning policy and consultancy work across a range of sectors spanning housing, energy, retail and industrial
  • Prepare and present reports, planning appraisals, bids and applications for major developments
  • Prepare evidence for appeals, including acting as an expert witness when necessary
  • Provide supervision to more junior staff and assist in their professional development
  • Ensure projects are delivered on time and to budget
  • Assist in the preparation of bids and proposals and seek out new business opportunities
  • Qualifications / Experience:

  • Degree educated in a relevant discipline (Town Planning)
  • Chartered or working towards chartered status with a recognised professional institution
  • Demonstrable planning experience within local authority or consultancy
  • Good knowledge of relevant UK legislation
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to develop and maintain strong business relationships
  • Full UK driving licence
  • For further information on this or any other related positions do not hesitate to contact Gavin on 0141 375 7955 or

    Mattinson Partnership brings together recruitment expertise with hands-on experience. Through our knowledge of the industry, we are able to provide a unique and specialist service. We respect the need for absolute confidentiality and offer every assurance that your application will be handled with the highest levels of professionalism. We actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

    For Further Information on the Mattinson Partnership visit www.mattinsonpartnership.com