A great opportunity has arisen for a Senior or Associate Town Planner to join an expanding consultancy in Bedfordshire. This firm have an excellent reputation in the market and you will be joining an established team of friendly and supportive professionals.
We are looking for candidates with at least three years' experience ideally gained in a consultancy environment, but local authority experience will also be considered. You will hold a master's degree in a Town Planning and be MRTPI qualified. This role offers the chance to work on a broad spectrum of projects including residential, mixed-use and commercial schemes. Your duties will include (but are not limited to); preparing and submitting planning applications, writing planning statements, local plan representation and appeal work, preparing site appraisals and attending site visits. You should have excellent report writing skills and be confident in client facing situations. As a senior planner you should be able to manage small to medium scale projects independently and assist on larger scale schemes (at associate level you should be confident in managing larger scale projects). You should be driven, conscientious and keen to learn, enjoy networking and dealing with a wide range of professionals as well as having strong communication and presentation skills. At Associate level you should also be used to having business development as part of your role and enjoy this side.
You will be rewarded with a varied and exciting project workload and a competitive remuneration package (including a strong bonus scheme). You will also have a strong brand behind you, contributing towards your successful career and promotion track.
For more information on this role and/or to apply please send your CV (which will be treated in the strictest of confidence and never sent to any client without fully briefing you and gaining your permission) to Ruth Hoggett (firstname.lastname@example.org).