Senior Town Planner

Posted 14 September 2023
Salary £35k - 48k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
DisciplineTown Planning
Contact NameTullula Farrell

Job description

Senior Town Planner
Norwich, UK
Up to £48,000 per annum
Are you a seasoned Town Planner looking for an exciting new opportunity to further your career? Our client, a well-established and highly regarded Planning Consultancy based in Norwich, is seeking a Senior Town Planner to join their dynamic team. With a reputation for excellence and a commitment to sustainable development, this consultancy offers a fantastic environment to thrive in your career.
As a Senior Town Planner, you will play a pivotal role in our client's planning team, contributing to a variety of projects that make a positive impact on the local community and environment. This is a unique opportunity to work on diverse planning projects, while also enjoying the benefits of hybrid working to provide a healthy work-life balance.
Key Responsibilities:
Manage a portfolio of planning projects, from initial concept to completion, ensuring they align with relevant regulations and policies.
Prepare and submit planning applications, appeals, and other planning documents.
Conduct site appraisals and provide expert advice to clients on planning matters.
Collaborate with colleagues and external stakeholders, including local authorities and clients.
Stay up-to-date with changes in planning regulations and legislation.
Qualifications and Experience:
Degree in Town Planning or a related field (RTPI accredited).
Chartered Membership with the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI).
Proven experience in Town Planning, ideally within a consultancy environment.
Strong knowledge of UK planning policies and regulations.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Proficiency in planning software and Microsoft Office.
Competitive salary of up to £48,000 per annum, depending on experience.
Hybrid working arrangements, offering flexibility and work-life balance.
Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
Supportive and collaborative work environment.
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 Kirsh Adams on 02393 876 041.
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: 45817