Planning Technician

Posted 29 April 2024
Salary £25k - 30k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Town Planning
Contact NameTullula Farrell

Job description

Position: Planning Technician
Location: Southampton, UK (Hybrid Working: 3 days a week in-office)
Salary: Up to £30,000 depending on experience.
Benefits: Comprehensive Package, including Flexible Working Hours, Pension Scheme, Health Insurance, Professional Development Opportunities, and more!
Carrington West are pleased to be working with a leading multi-disciplinary private consultancy dedicated to delivering innovative solutions for sustainable development. With a passion for excellence, striving to shape better environments for communities across the UK.
As a Planning Technician, you will be an integral part of their dynamic team, providing essential support in the planning process. Your responsibilities will include:
·Assisting with the preparation and submission of planning applications.
·Conducting site assessments and surveys.
·Drafting reports, proposals, and other planning documents.
·Liaising with clients, local authorities, and stakeholders.
·Providing administrative support to the planning team.
·Contributing to the development of planning strategies and initiatives.
·Relevant qualification in Planning, Geography, or related field.
·Previous experience in a similar role, preferably within a consultancy environment.
·Strong understanding of planning policies, regulations, and procedures.
·Proficiency in GIS software and other relevant tools.
·Excellent organizational, analytical, and communication skills.
·Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
·Enthusiasm for learning and professional development.
Opportunity to work on diverse and impactful projects in a supportive environment.
Flexible working arrangements, including hybrid working options.
Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Access to ongoing training and development opportunities to enhance your skills and career progression.
Collaborative and inclusive culture that values diversity and innovation.
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: 50794