Town Planner

Posted 13 June 2024
Salary £36k - 40k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Town Planning
Contact NameTullula Farrell

Job description

Town Planner
National Infrastructure Projects
Up to £40,000
United Kingdom (flexible with remote work options)
Are you an experienced Town Planner looking to make a significant impact in the realm of national infrastructure projects? Join an esteemed multidisciplinary consultancy, a leader in the field of national infrastructure development, including overhead lines, offshore installations, wind farms, and more. We are seeking a passionate and skilled Senior Town Planner to play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our nation's infrastructure.
Carrington West are pleased to be working with a consultancy who is at the forefront of national infrastructure development, specialising in a diverse range of projects critical to the UK's energy and transportation sectors. With a commitment to innovation, sustainability, and excellence, we pride ourselves on delivering high-impact solutions that positively shape communities and the environment.
Key Responsibilities:
·Lead and manage the planning aspects of large-scale national infrastructure projects, from inception to completion.
·Collaborate with cross-functional teams including engineers, environmental specialists, and project managers to ensure planning objectives are met.
·Conduct thorough research and analysis of regulatory requirements, policies, and local planning frameworks to inform project strategies.
·Prepare and submit planning applications, Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs), and other necessary documentation in compliance with regulatory standards.
·Engage with stakeholders, local authorities, and communities to address concerns, obtain approvals, and foster positive relationships.
·Degree in Town Planning or related field; chartered membership with the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) preferred.
·Proven experience in town planning, ideally within the context of national infrastructure projects but not essential.
·Sound knowledge of UK planning legislation, policies, and procedures.
·Excellent communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to engage effectively with stakeholders at all levels.
·Strong project management abilities, with a track record of delivering successful outcomes within specified timeframes.
·Competitive salary up to £50,000 per annum.
·Comprehensive benefits package including pension, death in service, and accident cover.
·Private medical insurance for you and your family.
·Generous discounts on various products and services.
·Cycle to work scheme and electric car scheme to promote sustainable commuting options.
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: 51108