Senior Town Planner

Posted 30 January 2024
Salary £45k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Town Planning
Contact NameTullula Farrell

Job description

Senior Town Planner
Skipton, UK (Hybrid Working)
£45,000 per annum
Are you an experienced and motivated Senior Town Planner looking for a new challenge? Carrington West are pleased to be working with an esteemed private planning consultancy, located in Skipton, they are seeking a dynamic individual to join their team. This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to exciting projects, showcase your expertise, and further advance your career in town planning.
Key Responsibilities:
Project Management: Lead and manage a diverse portfolio of planning projects, ensuring timelines and deliverables are met to the highest standard.
Client Liaison: Build and maintain strong relationships with clients, providing expert advice and ensuring their satisfaction with our services.
Policy and Regulation Compliance: Stay abreast of relevant planning policies, regulations, and legislation to ensure all projects align with legal requirements.
Team Collaboration: Collaborate with internal teams, including architects, engineers, and other planners, fostering a positive and cohesive working environment.
Community Engagement: Facilitate public consultations, engaging with local communities to gather feedback and address concerns regarding proposed developments.
Report and Proposal Writing: Prepare detailed reports, planning applications, and proposals, demonstrating a high level of written communication skills.
Qualifications and Experience:
·Bachelor's or Master's degree in Town Planning or a related field.
·Chartered Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) preferred.
·Proven experience in a senior town planning role, demonstrating successful project management and client engagement.
Skills and Attributes:
·Strong knowledge of UK planning policies, regulations, and legislation.
·Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
·Ability to lead and inspire a team, fostering collaboration and creativity.
·Proficient in project management, with a keen eye for detail.
·Comfortable using planning software and other relevant tools.
·Competitive salary of £45,000 per annum.
·Hybrid working model to promote work-life balance.
·Opportunities for professional development and training.
·Pension scheme and other benefits.
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: 48845