Town Planner - Consultancy

  • Job Reference: MH7493841
  • Date Posted: 10 May 2024
  • Recruiter: Beach Baker
  • Location: Bristol City Centre
  • Hybrid Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £22,000 to £32,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Healthcare, Mentorship, RTPI Support
  • Sector: Town Planning
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Michael Holland

Job Description

Town Planner: Consultancy

Location: Bristol

Salary: 22k-32k (Depending on experience)

Are you a Town Planner looking for a stimulating role in the heart of Bristol?

Beach Baker is proud to represent one of our long-standing clients with an excellent opportunity that has arisen within a leading Town Planning Consultancy. Our client is an employee-owned business and a well-established player in the Planning sector, with a strong reputation for delivering exceptional services to a diverse range of clients.

About the Role

Join a friendly and growing team where you will assist senior staff on a variety of challenging and exciting projects. This role offers the chance to work across the spectrum of town planning activities, including the promotion of large-scale development projects, the preparation and submission of planning applications, appeals for various development types, and local plan representations.

As a Planner, here you will be exposed to a range of tasks and provided with continuous professional development (CPD) training opportunities to enhance your skills and expertise, and alongside their first class established staff mentoring system, you can expect ample support in your professional and personal growth.

About You

Our client is seeking a positive and proactive individual with 1-3 years of professional planning experience in either the private or public sector. You should hold an undergraduate degree (2:1 or above) and ideally be working towards or have obtained a postgraduate qualification in Planning.

Upon appointment, you will be expected to commence the process of gaining chartered membership of the RTPI as soon as possible. Full support and sponsorship towards this goal will be provided by the company.


  • Flexible and competitive Salary package, including pension, bonus scheme, and private healthcare.
  • Mentorship: Benefit from an established staff mentoring system that guides your development.
  • Career Growth: Opportunity for career advancement and professional development within a friendly and supportive environment.
  • Promotion Opportunities: this firm has a strong track record for promoting talent from within and do not have a 'glass ceiling.'

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.