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Town Planner

Carrington West
£26k - 32k per year
Closing date
17 Jul 2024

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Private sector
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Town Planner
£26,000 - £32,000 per annum (dependent on experience), with additional benefits for Chartered Planners.
Are you a talented Town Planner with a passion for shaping vibrant communities and delivering sustainable development projects? Are you looking to take the next step in your career with a leading multidisciplinary consultancy? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!
Our client, a prestigious multidisciplinary consultancy, is currently seeking a motivated Town Planner to join their dynamic team in the bustling city of Bristol. With a minimum of 18 months experience in the public or private sector, you will have the opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects and collaborate with experts across various disciplines.
Key Responsibilities:
·Planning Applications: Prepare and submit planning applications, appeals, and other planning documents, ensuring compliance with relevant legislation, policies, and regulations.
·Client Liaison: Build strong relationships with clients, local authorities, stakeholders, and other professionals to facilitate effective communication and project delivery.
·Site Appraisals: Conduct site appraisals, assessments, and feasibility studies to inform development proposals and strategic planning initiatives.
·Policy Advice: Provide expert advice and guidance on planning policy, regulations, and procedures to clients and colleagues, contributing to the development of planning strategies and solutions.
·Team Collaboration: Work collaboratively with colleagues from various disciplines, including architects, engineers, and environmental specialists, to deliver integrated planning solutions.
·Minimum of 18 months' experience in a planning role within the public or private sector.
·Relevant degree in Town Planning or a related discipline.
·Strong understanding of UK planning legislation, policies, and procedures.
·Excellent communication, negotiation, and report-writing skills.
·Ability to work independently and as part of a team, managing multiple projects simultaneously.
·Full or Associate membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) desirable but not essential.
·Pension plan
·Life insurance
·Income protection plan
·Sick pay
·25 days holiday plus bank holidays
·Closed over Christmas period
·Chartered Planners: Car allowance of £4,600 per annum.
·Training and support provided for non-Chartered Planners to achieve professional accreditation.
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: 50983


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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