Principal Town Planner

Posted 07 June 2024
Salary £45k - 55k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Town Planning
Contact NameTullula Farrell

Job description

Principal Town Planner
Nottinghamshire, UK
Hybrid working
Carrington West are pleased to be partnered with a leading private planning consultancy based in Nottinghamshire. Our client prides itself on delivering high-quality planning solutions tailored to our clients' needs. With a focus on residential, educational, and infrastructure projects, we are dedicated to shaping sustainable communities for future generations.
We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Principal Town Planner to join a growing team. As a Principal Town Planner, you will play a pivotal role in delivering exceptional planning services across a diverse range of projects. This is an exciting opportunity to collaborate with a talented team of professionals and contribute to the continued success of our consultancy.
Key Responsibilities:
·Lead and manage planning projects from inception to completion, ensuring compliance with relevant regulations and guidelines.
·Provide expert advice on planning policies, applications, and appeals.
·Conduct site appraisals, feasibility studies, and impact assessments.
·Liaise with clients, local authorities, and stakeholders to build strong working relationships.
·Mentor junior members of the team and guide planning best practices.
·Stay abreast of industry trends, legislation changes, and emerging planning issues.
·RTPI-accredited degree in Town Planning or related field.
·Chartered member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI).
·Proven experience in delivering planning projects within a consultancy environment.
·Strong knowledge of UK planning legislation, policies, and procedures.
·Excellent communication, negotiation, and presentation skills.
·Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team.
·Proficiency in relevant planning software and tools.
·Competitive salary package commensurate with experience.
·Hybrid working model with the flexibility to work remotely and in-office (2 days per week).
·Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
·Supportive and inclusive work environment.
·Employee perks including pension scheme, health insurance, and annual leave allowance.
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: 50956