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Senior Town Planner

Carrington West
£35k - 45k per year
Closing date
13 Jul 2024

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Senior Town Planner
£35,000 - £50,000 DOE
Birmingham, UK
Carrington West are pleased to be working with a dynamic and forward-thinking multidisciplinary consultancy based in Birmingham. Their team of 30 talented professionals includes planners, urban designers, landscape architects, and architects, all dedicated to creating innovative and sustainable solutions for our clients.
We are seeking a passionate and experienced Senior Town Planner to join a team and play a pivotal role in delivering high-quality planning services to our clients. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 plus years post-chartership experience and a proven track record in managing complex planning projects.
Key Responsibilities:
·Lead and manage a variety of planning projects from inception to completion, ensuring delivery on time and within budget.
·Provide expert advice to clients on planning policy, legislation, and procedures.
·Prepare and submit planning applications, appeals, and other planning documents.
·Conduct site appraisals, feasibility studies, and environmental assessments.
·Liaise with local authorities, stakeholders, and other relevant parties to negotiate planning permissions and resolve planning issues.
·Chartered Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) or equivalent.
·Minimum of 2 plus years of post chartership experience in town planning.
·Strong understanding of UK planning legislation, policies, and procedures.
·Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
·Ability to work independently and as part of a multidisciplinary team.
·Proficiency in relevant planning software and IT skills.
Salary & Benefits:
The salary for this position will be competitive and will depend on the candidate's experience and qualifications. In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a range of benefits including:
·Generous holiday allowance
·Flexible working arrangements
·Professional development opportunities
·Health insurance
·Pension scheme
Experience in a planning consultancy or local authority is a must. Please note that applications won't be considered without the criteria being met.
The salary is negotiable and can be discussed in an interview or upon application.
This role will move quickly and is a unique opportunity so please get in touch as soon as possible. By sending in your CV, you acknowledge you are happy for us to put you forward for the role you have applied for. If you are keen to see a full job description, please call or attach a cover letter to your application.
To avoid missing out please apply today with a copy of your CV then call Tullula Farrell on 02393 876 021.
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.
Job Reference Number: 51010


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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02392 704 037
Building 1000, Lakeside
North Harbour

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