Posted 20 February 2024
Salary £35k - 50k per year
LocationGreater London
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Town Planning
Contact NameTullula Farrell

Job description

Town Planner
London, UK
Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Carrington West are working with a dynamic and innovative urban planning consultancy based in the heart of London. Their team is dedicated to shaping sustainable and vibrant communities through our comprehensive approach to town planning. With a diverse portfolio of projects ranging from residential developments to commercial spaces, we are committed to delivering high-quality solutions that enrich the urban landscape.
We are seeking a talented and motivated Town Planner to join their team. The ideal candidate will be a chartered planner with a passion for urban development and a track record of delivering successful projects. This is an exciting opportunity to work on a variety of assignments, collaborating with a multidisciplinary team to influence the future of London's built environment.
Key Responsibilities:
·Lead the preparation and submission of planning applications, appeals, and other planning documents.
·Conduct research and analysis to support project feasibility studies and planning strategies.
·Engage with stakeholders, including clients, local authorities, and community groups, to ensure project objectives are met.
·Provide expert advice on planning policy, legislation, and best practices.
·Contribute to the development of innovative planning solutions that promote sustainability and resilience.
·Chartered Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) or equivalent professional qualification.
·Proven experience in town planning, preferably within a consultancy or local authority setting.
·Strong understanding of UK planning legislation, policies, and procedures.
·Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage with diverse stakeholders.
·Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and deliver results within deadlines.
·Proficiency in relevant software applications, such as GIS and planning software, is desirable but not essential.
·Competitive salary up to £50,000 per annum, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
·Hybrid working model with the flexibility to work remotely for two days a week.
·Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
·Collaborative and supportive work environment with a focus on work-life balance.
·Access to employee benefits, including pension scheme and health insurance.
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 interview or upon application.
This role will move quickly and is 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 in 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: 48095