Senior Town Planner

Job Title: Senior Town Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leyland, Lancashire
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH28449
Contact Name: Spencer Cooney
Contact Email:

Do you want to work for a Chartered Town Planning Consultancy based in the heart of Lancashire?

This is your chance for working for a consultancy with over 34 years of history, a consultancy that have built up a strong client base covering a diverse range of projects across the whole of the UK.

As a Senior / Principal Town Planner you will be joining a team that prides its selves on their solid client relationships, which have been developed through a very personal approach.

You will be a Chartered Member of the RTPI, you will hold an RTPI accredited Honours Degree and/or Diploma or master's Qualification, you will use this experience to successfully deliver planning applications and permissions.

While taking a broad area of responsibility for all aspects of the planning and development process including planning policy and appraisal work, land promotion, provision of planning consultancy services along with detailed development management and delivery.

Drawing on your 5-10 years' worth of experience within the planning sector you will be well placed to undertake site appraisals and provide strategic and tactical planning advice to clients at senior levels. Your experience will lend itself to allowing you to play a key role in developing the client base of the business while enhancing the overall reputation of the consultancy.

You will be working closely with our other Planners and help manage and deliver new projects as part of the business planned growth.

You will be responsible for working proactively and utilising your own initiative on a range of projects, focusing on all scales of projects from different sectors, processing all types of planning applications as well as being able to prepare and present reports to clients, along with writing appeal statements and attending planning hearings/inquiries will be second nature to you.

In return you will receive a competitive salary, Pension Scheme, annual leave plus Bank Holidays

For an informal chat about this role please call Spencer on 01202 888986 Ext:256 or email

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