Town Planner

Recruiter
Penguin Recruitment
Location
Luton
Salary
£30000 - £35000/annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Town Planner

Temporary Contract - Luton

Salary - £30,000 +

An exciting opportunity has arose for an experienced Town Planner to join a budding local authority that has seen a recent increase in workload.

Role

As the Town Planner you be heavily involved in the assessment of the local plan. You will provide expert planning advice and guidance on a wide range of planning issues. Your work will focus on assessing the existing local plan ensuring that all proposals meet the required guidelines and stringent criteria. As the Town Planner you will evaluate thoroughly the proposed sites providing evidence based evaluations. Alongside this, you will advise private sector clients and members of a public authority on a range of planning matters.

Requirements

For this role, you must hold a planning related degree. Membership of the RTPI is highly desirable. It is essential that you have at least 5 years' experience working in a planning policy environment. As the Town Planner you will be confident in working independently on local plan documents. Local Authority experience is an advantage in this role. For this role you must be proactive and willing to work hard.

Overall

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Town Planner to join a budding local authority on a temporary basis. You will immediately become an integral member of the team assessing the existing local plan. In reward, you will be provided with an excellent salary and a chance to develop your skills in a local authority environment.

To discuss this great opportunity in more detail please contact Jolyon Jones at or alternatively give me a call on (Apply online only) for an informal chat about all our opportunities