Planner/Senior Planner

  • Job Reference: MH889936
  • Date Posted: 11 April 2024
  • Recruiter: Beach Baker
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Hybrid Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £25,000 to £42,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Benefits
  • Sector: Town Planning
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Michael Holland

Job Description

Planner/Senior Planner

Location: Gloucestershire

Salary: 25k - 42k

Are you an ambitious Planner/Senior Planner seeking a new challenge? Beach baker is pleased to present a fantastic opportunity with a leading planning consultancy based in Gloucestershire.

About the Company

Our client, an esteemed planning consultancy known for its expertise and professionalism, is seeking a talented Planner/Senior Planner to join their team. With years of combined experience in all planning, design, and development related matters, they provide expert advice on a wide range of development types - including householder, minor and major residential, commercial, historic, agricultural enterprises.

The Role

A large part of their work takes place close to home in the Cotswolds and wider Gloucestershire, Worcestershire, Herefordshire, Warwickshire, and Bristol areas. However, they also have a strong presence further afield, regularly undertaking projects in urban centers such as London, coastal regions like Cornwall, and across rural landscapes in Cumbria. Recent successful projects include locations in Brighton, Liverpool, Cardiff, Bournemouth, and Plymouth

As a Planner/Senior Planner, you'll play a pivotal role in the consultancy, contributing your expertise to a variety of projects. Whether it's residential, commercial, or agricultural developments, you'll engage with clients throughout the planning process, providing invaluable insights and guidance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide expert planning advice and consultancy services
  • Assist in the preparation of planning applications and reports
  • Engage with stakeholders and attend client meetings
  • Collaborate with the team to ensure project success


  • A Town Planning related Degree.
  • Experience within the private or public sector within a UK based Town Planning role.
  • An ambition to progress your career in Planning.
  • A personable attitude.
  • MRTPI chartership, or on way to completing APC.


  • Competitive salary package
  • Pension contributions
  • Annual bonus schemes
  • Additional leave entitlements, including birthday leave
  • Paid professional memberships and CPD events
  • Clear pathways for career progression
  • Flexible working arrangements

Your application will be handled with the utmost confidentiality by Michael Holland. To be considered, please send your CV directly to, and I will review it at the earliest opportunity.

Not the role for you?

If this position doesn't align with your career aspirations, please don't hesitate to reach out, as I have additional town planning opportunities available for discussion.