Assistant Town Planner

Posted 18 July 2023
Salary £28k - 32k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
DisciplineTown Planning
Contact NameKrishan Adams

Job description

Job Title: Assistant Town Planner
Location: [Bedford], United Kingdom
Job Type: Full-time
Are you passionate about urban planning and eager to make a positive impact on communities? We are seeking a motivated and skilled Assistant Town Planner to join a dynamic town planning team in Bedford. As an Assistant Town Planner, you will play a key role in supporting our town planning initiatives and helping shape the future of our local area.
·Collaborate with senior town planners and other stakeholders to assist in the development and implementation of strategic planning projects.
·Conduct research and analysis on planning policies, regulations, and local development plans.
·Prepare and submit planning applications, appeals, and related documentation.
·Participate in site visits, public consultations, and meetings with clients, residents, and other professionals.
·Contribute to the preparation of planning reports, assessments, and recommendations.
·Keep up-to-date with industry trends, changes in legislation, and best practices in town planning.
·Support the team in maintaining effective communication with local authorities, community groups, and relevant organizations.
·Assist in the monitoring and enforcement of planning conditions and obligations.
·Degree in Town Planning or a related field.
·Prior experience working in a planning role or internship is desirable.
·Strong understanding of UK planning policies, legislation, and regulatory frameworks.
·Proficient in using planning software, GIS, and other relevant tools.
·Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
·Effective written and verbal communication skills.
·Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
·Attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
·A genuine passion for sustainable development and community engagement.
Why Join Us:
·Opportunity to work on exciting and diverse planning projects that have a meaningful impact on local communities.
·Collaborative and supportive work environment that values innovation and professional growth.
·Competitive salary and benefits package.
·Continuous learning and development opportunities to enhance your skills and knowledge.
·Chance to work with a reputable and respected company in the field of town planning.
If you are ready to embark on a rewarding career in town planning and contribute to the shaping of our local area, we invite you to apply for the Assistant Town Planner position. Please submit your resume, cover letter, and any relevant portfolio or work samples to []. We look forward to hearing from you!