Associate Town Planner (London)

  • Job Reference: RH/887639
  • Date Posted: 28 February 2019
  • Recruiter: Beach Baker
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £50,000 to £80,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Additional Benefits and Bonus
  • Sector: Town & Country Planning
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a town planner at Associate level to join a leading, expanding practice in London. This firm are one of the biggest players in planning consultancy across the UK and have a particularly strong team in London. The multi-disciplinary office is based in London's West End and has a large, open-plan, friendly environment with a sizeable planning team.

This firm are market leaders in planning consultancy and the London office have a very strong presence in central London developments. They have an impressive portfolio of clients including luxury and prestigious housebuilders and commercial developers, wealthy landowners and property developers, corporates, funds and investors as well as public sector organisations. They offer the chance to work on high profile developments including residential, mixed-use, commercial, regeneration, listed-buildings, heritage and office/tall building schemes. The majority of the projects are based in central London/surrounding Boroughs.

We are looking for Town Planners who are MRTPI qualified and substantial commercial consultancy experience. You should enjoy a client facing role and have a good network of contacts in the London market. Your role will include feasibility and appraisal work, preparing and submitting planning applications, providing bespoke advice to the firm's client base, maintaining existing and enhancing client relationships, cross-selling other departments, coordinating other professional input to projects where needed, mentoring junior staff, and the project management of often complex schemes.

The successful candidates will be rewarded with a very competitive remuneration package (this firm are one of the best payers on the market) which includes a great benefits and bonus scheme, a structured CPD offering, a very supportive environment and fantastic career progression opportunities. The firm have a very low staff turnover and are recruiting due to increasing workloads and new clients secured. This really is a great opportunity to work for one of the leading names in planning and get some great projects on your CV.

To apply for this role please do not hesitate to contact Ruth Hoggett (ruth@beachbaker.co.uk). By clicking apply, please be assured that your CV will not be sent to the client until you have been fully briefed on the role and given permission for us to do so. We will confidentially retain your details and inform you of any other suitable opportunities arising should you not be successful in this role.