Senior Town Planning Consultant / Officer / Urban Planner

  • England, UK
  • £40,000 - £42,000 per annum
  • Permanent

Are you a Senior Town Planning Consultant / Officer / Urban Planner looking for a new opportunity within the Highways sector?

Then you need to keep reading as this might be the right fit for you!!

We are recruiting for a leading construction consultancy looking to add a Senior Town Planning Consultant / Officer / Urban Planner to their team!

Job Title: Senior Town Planning Consultant / Officer / Urban Planner

Location: Home Based (UK Wide) - England

Salary: 42000

Join my client as a Senior Town Planning Consultant / Officer / Urban Planner (DM) and you'll help to shape the future of places. You'll be part of a large, friendly team with an outstanding track record in development management, planning policy and consultancy services. This is an unrivalled opportunity to be involved in a wide range of work. We'll support you to develop yourself including opportunities to become chartered and we'll give you access to our tailored learning and development programme too. We have five planning hubs across the country; London Borough of Barnet (our joint venture known as Re), Breckland, Manchester, North Tyneside and Belfast and we support flexible, home working. Apply now and you'll make places and spaces around the UK the best they can be.

What you'll be doing:

  • The Senior Town Planning Consultant / Officer / Urban Planner will process mainly minor and small scale planning applications concisely, accurately and in a timely manner
  • preparing and presenting evidence on appeals
  • providing high quality professional advice on planning matters to your clients
  • negotiating with applicants and agents
  • positively supporting and sharing your knowledge with your team

What we're looking for:

  • eligibility to become a member of the Royal Town Planning Institute
  • relevant experience working as a public or private sector planner/senior planning officer or consultant
  • the ability to manage your own time and meet challenging deadlines
  • excellent knowledge, understanding and application of current and emerging planning legislation
  • exceptional communication skills and the ability to build good client relationships

What's in it for you?

  • A competitive basic salary
  • 23 days' holiday with the opportunity to buy extra leave
  • The opportunity to take a paid day out of the office, volunteering for our charity partners or a cause of your choice
  • Company matched pension, life assurance, a cycle2work scheme, 15 weeks' fully paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave, paternity pay of two weeks…and plenty more
  • Voluntary benefits designed to suit your lifestyle - from discounts on retail and socialising, to health & wellbeing, travel and technology
  • Access to our Employee Network Groups, which represent every strand of diversity and allow colleagues to connect and learn from each other on an open, inclusive platform
  • Flexible working options available - just ask

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