Senior Planner

Job Title: Senior Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bedfordshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH23852_1496247397
Contact Name: Amy Witcomb
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 4 years ago


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Planner in Bedford.
We are looking for an MRTPI qualified Town Planner, or someone eligible to actively work towards accreditation.

Job Requirements:

  • A good grounding in development management led work and a strong understanding of local and national planning policy is essential.
  • Experience in both the public and private sector, for a combined total of in excess of 5 years.
  • The position will include the provision of offering planning advice, managing associated external consultants and the preparation and submission of planning applications, appeals and local plan representations.
  • The role will require an active involvement in a number of projects and the successful candidate will be a positive,proactive individual with the drive to meet client expectations and promote the business by demonstrating the use of experience of marketing and networking skills.
  • It is essential that the candidate has a solid grasp of the English language both verbally and in writing, and be competent in report and letter writing in the context of the English planning system.
  • The role will require a strong aptitude for the use of office based software, such as Microsoft office, outlook, GIS and mapping.
  • The candidate must have a full UK driving licence and have access to their own vehicle.

The Practice offers a flexible and competitive salary and benefits.