Town Planner / Bristol / Planning Consultancy

22000.00 - 26000.00 GBP Annual + Benefits package
09 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Town Planner - Bristol

Planning Consultancy

??22,000 - ??26,000 p/a + full benefits

The role

Penguin are pleased to be recruiting partners with an established and respected planning consultancy who are looking to hire a capable Town Planner to join the Bristol team.

The company hold over 10 years experience and are described as a dynamic and fast paced commercial town planning consultancy with a strong reputation for trustworthy and bespoke planning advice. With multiple offices across the UK, the company number over 30 staff who provide high calibre services to a growing, loyal client base.

Due to an influx of new instructions an exciting new position is now available in the South West where you will work on a number of Residential, Commercial, Retail, Leisure & Mixed Use projects. This will include completing site appraisals, research, applications with accompanying documents, updating and liaising with all relevant stakeholders and where appropriate working on appeals.

You will be joining a small but successful team and have access to the experience of the large wider planning team for support. The company value input and reward loyalty, providing opportunities to develop your skills and progress professionally.

Job requirements

-RTPI accredited degree

-MRTPI or working towards membership

-1 to 2 years planning experience (Ideally from the private sector which can be Consultancy or Housebuilder)

-Sound knowledge of planning legislation

-Driven attitude & a commitment to excellence

-Excellent communication skills

Reasons to apply to this role

-Competitive starting salary (Guide of ??20,000 - ??25,000 p/a depending on experience)

-Benefits package including generous annual leave of 25 days, RTPI fees, Pension, APC support and ongoing CPD

-Join a highly successful and respected consultancy in Bristol

-Varied workload

-Clear ladder of career progression

To apply

This position is an exciting opportunity to join a leading planning consultancy and work as part of a supportive team. The Associate leading this recruitment is ready to meet with suitable Town Planners so if you meet the above criteria, please register your interest below by clicking apply.

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