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Town Planner

Carrington West
£32k - 36k per year
Closing date
17 Jul 2024

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Private sector
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Job Title: Town Planner
Location: Manchester, UK
Company: Leading Multidisciplinary Consultancy
Salary: up to £40,000 DOE.
Carrington  West are leased to work with a renowned multidisciplinary consultancy, a leader in delivering innovative and sustainable solutions across a broad spectrum of projects. With a strong presence in Manchester and beyond, they pride themselves on providing a collaborative approach, integrating diverse expertise to achieve outstanding results. They are committed to fostering a dynamic and inclusive work environment where every team member can thrive and contribute to our collective success.
We are seeking a skilled and motivated Town Planner to join our Manchester office. As a Town Planner, you will play a key role in shaping the future of urban and rural developments, working on a variety of projects from inception through to completion. You will collaborate with a talented team of architects, engineers, and environmental consultants to deliver high-quality planning solutions that meet the needs of our clients and the community.
Key Responsibilities:
·Conducting site appraisals, feasibility studies, and planning assessments
·Preparing and submitting planning applications, appeals, and supporting documents
·Liaising with clients, local authorities, and stakeholders to ensure successful project outcomes
·Providing expert planning advice and guidance to multidisciplinary teams
·Conducting community consultations and engaging with the public on planning proposals
·Staying up-to-date with planning legislation, policies, and best practices
·Contributing to the development and growth of the planning team through knowledge sharing and mentorship
Qualifications and Experience:
·Degree in Town Planning or a related field
·RTPI (Royal Town Planning Institute) membership or eligibility for membership
·Proven experience in town planning, preferably within a consultancy environment
·Strong understanding of UK planning legislation and procedures
·Excellent communication, negotiation, and presentation skills
·Ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines effectively
·Proficiency in planning software and tools
What We Offer:
·Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package
·Opportunities for professional development and career progression
·Collaborative and inclusive work environment
·Flexible working arrangements
·Involvement in a diverse range of exciting and impactful projects
·Supportive and dynamic team culture
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: 51787


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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