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Planning Consultant

Carrington West
£45 per hour
Closing date
24 Jan 2022

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Local Authority
Contract Type
Interim, contract & temporary
Full Time
Job Level
Development Control
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Job Details

Planning Consultant
£45/h OUTSIDE IR35

Due to an increase in workload this local authority is looking to bring in an experienced Planning Consultant that can hit the ground running with minimal supervision.
You will be required to work both individually and as part of a team to continue the high level of service that the local authority operate to currently. You will be managing a mixed caseload of applications so must be comfortable with this variety.
To be successful in this position you MUST HAVE:
Candidate criteria:
·Degree in Planning/Planning Diploma/Professional qualification recognised by Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) or degree not recognised by the RTPI together with a recognised post-graduate planning course.
·In depth knowledge of planning legislation and policy
·Ability to cover a backlog of more complex senior level planning applications and new applications.
·Significant experience of having worked at a similar level
·Experience of close working with communities and politicians to secure the best possible outcomes for the Council
·Good caseload management skills
·Ability to organise own workload to meet tight deadlines
·Good communication skills
·Calm and professional manner
·Ability to travel independently across the Borough
On offer is an hourly rate of up to £45p/h depending on experience and the role has been deemed outside IR35.
This role will move quickly and is unique opportunity to join a growing local authority.

To avoid missing out please apply today with a copy of your CV then call Kevin O'Shea on 02393876034
If you are a Town Planner who is interested in job opportunities but this role is not of interest, please still apply then we can consider you for other positions.


Carrington West has a dedicated team offering town planning jobs in the UK town planning sector. Our Town Planning Team operate within the interim, contract and permanent employment markets within town planning. Our town planning candidates benefit from many years’ experience of placing professionals into local authorities UK wide.

As well as our council client base, Carrington West service some of the most desirable town planning consultancy jobs available. We have considerable experience in recruiting for town planners, development management officers, policy planners, regeneration planners, conservation officers, project managers and urban designers from entry level through to Director / Head of Service. For a discrete conversation or to find out about the latest town planning jobs we have available, please contact our Town Planning Team today on 02392 704037.


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