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Senior Town Planner

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

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Job Title: Senior Town Planner
Location: Newcastle, UK
Carrington West are pleased to be working with a leading private planning consultancy with a strong reputation for delivering high-quality planning services across various sectors. Their team is composed of dynamic professionals dedicated to shaping sustainable and thriving communities. Priding themselves on the commitment to excellence, innovation, and client satisfaction.
Role Overview:
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Town Planner to join our a planning team in Newcastle. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in leading planning projects, providing expert advice to clients, and contributing to the growth and success of our consultancy.
Key Responsibilities:
·Lead and manage planning projects from inception to completion, ensuring delivery on time and within budget.
·Provide expert planning advice to clients, stakeholders, and colleagues.
·Prepare and submit planning applications, appeals, and other planning documents.
·Conduct site appraisals, feasibility studies, and assessments to support planning proposals.
·Liaise with local authorities, government agencies, and other relevant bodies to facilitate project approvals.
·Mentor and support junior members of the team, sharing knowledge and best practices.
·Bachelor's or Master's degree in Town Planning or related field.
·Chartered Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) or equivalent professional qualification.
·Significant experience working in town planning, with a strong track record of successful project delivery.
·Excellent knowledge of UK planning legislation, policies, and procedures.
·Strong communication, negotiation, and presentation skills.
·Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
·Proficiency in relevant planning software and tools.
·Competitive salary dependent on experience.
·Hybrid working model, offering flexibility and work-life balance.
·Generous bonus scheme based on individual and company performance.
·Private healthcare coverage for employees and their families.
·Pension scheme with employer contributions.
·Continuous professional development opportunities and support.
Apply now by submitting your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and interest in the position.
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: 49559


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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