Associate Planner | Norfolk | Estate Agency

England, Norfolk
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
05 Dec 2020
02 Jan 2021
Matt Fraser
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level
Consultant, Officer, Planner
Housing, Planning

Are you an MRTPI Town Planner?

Do you hold private sector experience?

Would you like to work with an experienced consultancy in South Norfolk and run the day to day operations of the planning team?

If so, please read on!

I am interested in speaking with Associate Planners regarding an opportunity to join a highly regarded estate agency in Norfolk. This uniquely challenging role is of great importance as the new addition will effectively run the day-to-day operations of the planning side of the business.

Our client is are able to offer full building consultancy services thanks to our team of in-house Architects, Surveyors, Technicians and Consultants. This coupled with their long-established brand and solid reputation across the region makes them a first-choice for professional building consultancy services.

As a key member of the Building Consultancy division, the primary focus of the role is to offer expert planning advice for a range of projects, including residential development schemes, public sector works, community projects, agricultural to residential change of use, works to Grade I & II listed buildings, as well as working on planning applications in order to increase asset value.

Job requirements

We are seeking a hands-on, personable and suitably qualified professional who is able to work independently and who will enjoy working as part of a small team within an independent business, where your contribution is truly valued. A good understanding of the local area and East Anglia as a whole would be very advantageous, however, we are also open to considering those who may be looking to relocate for the right opportunity.

Other required qualifications, skills and attributes are as follows;

  • RTPI accredited status
  • A professional manner; confidence in providing comprehensive planning expertise to clients, colleagues and a range of key stakeholders
  • A flexible approach to your workload, the ability to plan ahead and prioritise effectively
  • Plenty of self-motivation but also a team-focused drive; the desire to be a proud brand ambassador and reinforce our client's values based on excellent service
  • Whilst the team is based in Diss, Norfolk we are transitioning in part to work from home providing some flexibility in location for the successful candidate. Currently the intention is to work from home 4 days a week and one day in the office for team building and meetings.

Why Apply?

This is a rare chance to join an independent firm with such a reputable and long-standing brand which is reinforced by truly excellent service. Salary approximately in the region of £40,000 - £45,000 per annum plus mobile phone, laptop, contributory pension, professional subscriptions, and CPD opportunities too, as well as flexible working.


The Director leading this recruitment is keen to speak with suitable Town Planners asap so please express your interest below by clicking 'apply'.

For further information on this role or others in the region, please contact me on 01792 341 104 or [email protected]