Senior or Principal Town Planner

Job Title: Senior or Principal Town Planner
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
REF: HQ00018034
Contact Name: Sarah Kerr
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Job Published: over 2 years ago

Senior or Principal Town Planner
£25,000 - £40,000 per annum; Birmingham

A chance to work with a leading global multidisciplinary consultancy, in one of the top Town Planning teams in the country, on large scale, complex, and exciting projects.

The Company
Our client is a multinational energy resources and environmental consultancy company. It advises clients on the built and natural environment across diverse economic sectors both public and private. Due to continued success and growth, they are now looking to grow their Birmingham based Town Planning Team, with the addition of a Senior or Principal level Town Planner.

The Role of Senior or Principal Town Planner
The role of Senior or Principal Town Planner within this exciting organisation involves preparing planning appraisals of land, buildings and concepts, preparing planning applications, including planning statements, and contributing to the preparation/editing of planning supporting statements. You will also be responsible for ensuring compliance with planning regulations.

As a Senior or Principal Level Town Planner you will liaise with planning officers, consultee organisations and third parties, as well as clients and fellow professionals and you will also prepare for and attend meetings with senior members of staff. You will be given the autonomy to develop creative and original solutions to achieve positive outcomes for all stakeholder.

You will also be one of the lead authorities on town planning in the busy multidisciplinary office, so you will maintain an awareness of market conditions and the impact of government policies as well as keep informed about documents relating to planning policy and practice.

Is the role of Senior or Principal Town Planner for you?
If you have the following skills and experience, this could be the perfect opportunity for you to step up in your career with a progressive and impressive company;

  • MRTPI and related degree
  • Detailed knowledge of the British Town Planning system
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Technically competent in discipline
  • Good project management skills
  • Conscientious and accurate as well as flexible and creative
  • Able to work to set deadlines
  • Excellent written and communication skills

Think you have what it takes?
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!