Town Planner

Location
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Salary
£23000 - £33000 per annum
Posted
03 Jul 2017
Closes
31 Jul 2017
Ref
15666
Contact
Gavin Mack
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Consultant, Planner

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Town Planner join the Leeds office of a successful multidisciplinary environment and planning consultancy.

The successful candidate will and work within the existing Town Planning team alongside other in-house specialists and provide planning direction on a diverse pipeline of projects spanning the residential, industrial, commercial, infrastructure, waste and minerals sectors.

Responsibilities / Accountabilities:

  • Support colleagues in the preparation, management and submission of planning applications for range of developments including housing, renewables and industrial schemes
  • Consult with clients, third parties and planning authorities
  • Carry out desk studies connected to planning & EIA
  • Coordinate the community consultation process and attend consultation events.
  • Prepare site plans, planning application drawings and assist in preparation of visual outputs such as exhibition boards.
  • Provide supervision to more junior staff and assist in their professional development
  • Contribute to repeat business with existing clients through provision of a high quality professional service, tenders, proposals and market research.
  • Qualifications / Experience:

  • Degree educated in a relevant discipline (Town Planning)
  • Chartered member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (MRTPI) or working towards this
  • Demonstrable planning consultancy experience, providing technical input on a diverse range of planning projects
  • Good knowledge of relevant local and UK planning legislation and policy
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to develop and maintain strong business relationships
  • For further information on this or any other related positions do not hesitate to contact Gavin Mack 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