Principle Town Planning Consultant

  • England, UK
  • £47,000 - £50,000 per annum
  • Permanent

Are you a Principle Town Planning Consultant 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 Principle Town Planning Consultant to their team!

Job Title: Principle Town Planning Consultant

Location: Home Based (UK Wide)- England

Salary: 50000

Join my client as a principle town planning consultant (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:

  • processing major planning applications concisely, accurately and in a timely manner
  • undertaking pre application discussions on major proposals
  • preparing and presenting evidence on appeals
  • negotiating with applicants and agents to obtain a high quality outcome
  • positively supporting and sharing your knowledge with your team
  • getting involved with service improvements to make your team as effective and efficient as possible.

What we're looking for:

  • eligibility to become a member of the Royal Town Planning Institute
  • relevant experience working as a private or public sector 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

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

The successful Principle Town Planning Consultant will get the chance to follow your chosen career path anywhere in the company. You'll be joining a network of 61,000 experienced, innovative and dedicated individuals across multiple disciplines and sectors. There are countless opportunities to learn new skills and develop in your career, and we'll provide the support you need to do just that. Our purpose is to create a better outcome for you.

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