Principal Planning Consultant

Job Title: Principal Planning Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Guildford, Surrey
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
REF: HQ00018690
Contact Name: Sarah Kerr
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Principal Planning Consultant


£35,000 - £5,000 DOE

We are pleased to be representing a leading global multidisciplinary consultancy as they continue to grow their very successful teams across the UK. As part of this growth they are looking to bring on board a Principal Town and Country Planning Consultant to join a dynamic team based in the Southeast of the UK.

The Role of Principal Planning Consultant

This is a unique opportunity to report directly into the Planning Directors, while working independently utilizing and enhancing your expertise. There is real and clear room for progression and career development. You will have every opportunity to develop within this company.

You will be working both independently and as part of a friendly and knowledgeable team of Planning experts, providing advice to a wide range of clients on projects throughout the UK.

You will expertly write and produce planning statements and submit planning applications to the highest quality for your clients, managing the process and exceeding expectations, while providing the best advice possible. You will also use your knowledge while attending local plan representations and appeals.

If you are keen not to be pigeon holed into one particular area, this role is ideal as you will work with a broad range of clients and projects across multiple sectors.

About You

If you are interested in this role, please let me know if you tick the following boxes;

  • Member of RTPI
  • 5 years' experience of Town Planning, ideally gained in a Consultancy environment.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills,
  • Experienced and confident in a client facing environment.
  • Expertise in writing and submitting complex planning applications in a diverse and exciting range of sectors.

Interested? Get in touch

Please get in touch with me as soon as possible to discuss this role in more detail. I am available at any time to have an informal and very confidential chat:

Sarah Kerr - Planning & Built environment Team Leader

01202 888 986; 07714 775 700

We recruit across all Town Planning, Surveying, Architecture and Design markets throughout the UK and Ireland. If this opportunity does not tick every box, I am confident our team is working on something that does - give us a call today to discuss all of your options!