Senior / Associate Town Planner WJGS83297

Watkin Jones
Preston Brook, Runcorn
Excellent Salary
07 Jun 2019
05 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Here at Watkin Jones, we are now looking for a Senior / Associate Town Planner to assist in the management of the Planning Department; negotiating and securing planning permission and responding to planning queries.

Within the role, you will work towards building the case for planning approval, preparing the associated reports and application documentation and managing applications through to determination. You will generate ideas for obtaining planning permission, resolve issues and discuss the benefits and disadvantages of these with the Planning Director.

About You

So, if you have a number of years’ experience in planning consultancy or private practice e.g. client consultancy, developer etc, then we want to hear from you! We’d also like you to hold a Degree and Diploma/Masters in Town Planning and be a full member of the RTPI.

About Us

Established in 1791, Watkin Jones floated on the London Stock Exchange in 2016 and continues to grow steadily in its core activities of Build to Rent Residential and Student Accommodation, currently with a secure pipeline until 2021.

The Business Gross Revenue is £363m in Financial Year 2017/18 with a net operating profit of £49.6m and continues to be optimistic about its growth and profitability despite the current uncertain economic climate.

Remuneration Package / Benefits

In return for your hard work and dedication, we offer the following attractive package:

• 25 days Holiday (increasing after 2 years’ service by 1 day up to a max of 29 days per annum) & Bank Holidays
• Discretionary annual bonus
• Monthly Lodge / discretionary Travel Allowance
• Medicash
• 5% company matched contributory pension
• 3 x Salary Death in Service Beneficiary
• Discounted gym memberships

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.