Senior Town Planner

Posted 13 June 2024
Salary £35k - 45k per year
LocationNewcastle upon Tyne
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Town Planning
Contact NameTullula Farrell

Job description

Job Title: Senior Town Planner
Location: Newcastle, UK
Carrington West are pleased to be working with a leading private planning consultancy with a strong reputation for delivering high-quality planning services across various sectors. Their team is composed of dynamic professionals dedicated to shaping sustainable and thriving communities. Priding themselves on the commitment to excellence, innovation, and client satisfaction.
Role Overview:
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Town Planner to join our a planning team in Newcastle. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in leading planning projects, providing expert advice to clients, and contributing to the growth and success of our consultancy.
Key Responsibilities:
·Lead and manage planning projects from inception to completion, ensuring delivery on time and within budget.
·Provide expert planning advice to clients, stakeholders, and colleagues.
·Prepare and submit planning applications, appeals, and other planning documents.
·Conduct site appraisals, feasibility studies, and assessments to support planning proposals.
·Liaise with local authorities, government agencies, and other relevant bodies to facilitate project approvals.
·Mentor and support junior members of the team, sharing knowledge and best practices.
·Bachelor's or Master's degree in Town Planning or related field.
·Chartered Member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) or equivalent professional qualification.
·Significant experience working in town planning, with a strong track record of successful project delivery.
·Excellent knowledge of UK planning legislation, policies, and procedures.
·Strong communication, negotiation, and presentation skills.
·Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
·Proficiency in relevant planning software and tools.
·Competitive salary dependent on experience.
·Hybrid working model, offering flexibility and work-life balance.
·Generous bonus scheme based on individual and company performance.
·Private healthcare coverage for employees and their families.
·Pension scheme with employer contributions.
·Continuous professional development opportunities and support.
Apply now by submitting your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and interest in the position.
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: 49559