Town Planner (L-APC up to Associate) - Leeds city centre

  • Job Reference: KW/88844523
  • Date Posted: 26 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Beach Baker
  • Location: Leeds
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £28,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + car allowance + profit share + more
  • Sector: Town & Country Planning
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Beach Baker are working exclusively with an award-winning consultancy, who are seeking Town Planners (Planner up to Associate level) to join their expanding team in their Leeds office.

The company:

With their national network of offices across the UK, this firm are able to provide their clients with both local and specialist planning and development advice. As a consequence, this company are recognised to be one of the top planning firms in the country. The independent firm have an extensive history (they have been running for almost 100 years!) and their multi-disciplinary offering ensures that they are involved in all stages of the planning process.

The central Leeds office work with a variety of clients in a range of sectors - this includes large mixed-use projects and also small, medium and large-scale strategic, residential, commercial and employment schemes, ensuring that the workload remains varied and interesting. Social events and mixers are encouraged, and the team culture is often described by current employees as not only a fun and friendly place to work, but also where your personal and professional development is nurtured and supported.

As a result of the high volume of projects, they are keen to get a Town Planner (or potentially two) on board who can hit the ground running, and who have excellent core planning and report-writing skills.

The candidate:

You will ideally be MRTPI (or close to submitting). You must be passionate about the planning industry and be able to work collaboratively, with a detail-orientated mindset and a personable and industrious nature. You will also ideally have a full UK driving licence.

Remuneration:

The base salary offered is competitive and dependent on experience. In addition, on offer is a car/car allowance, a profit-share scheme, competitive annual leave allowance (dependent on level), charitable giving, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, dental insurance, employee assistance programme, subsidised gym membership, holiday buy and sell (up to 5 days), life assurance, health cash plans etc. There is flexibility with home-working and working hours. Part-time candidates with the right experience will also be considered.

To discuss this opportunity, please send an updated CV to katrina@beachbaker.co.uk in the first instance.

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