Senior Town Planner

Scot Staff
£40000/annum Full Benefits
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Town Planner
Location : Bedford

An exciting opportunity has arisen at a multidisciplinary consultancy group for a Senior Planner role.

The candidate will be a MRTPI qualified Town Planner, or someone eligible to actively work towards accreditation. GIS A good grounding in development management led work and a strong understanding of local and national planning policy is essential.

The candidate should have experience in both the public and private sector, for a combined total of in excess of 5 years.

The position will include the provision of offering planning advice, managing associated external consultants and the preparation and submission of planning applications, appeals and local plan representations.

The role will require an active involvement in a number of projects and the successful candidate will be a positive, proactive individual with the drive to meet client expectations and promote the business by demonstrating the use of experience of marketing and networking skills.

It is essential that the candidate has a solid grasp of the English language both verbally and in writing, and be competent in report and letter writing in the context of the English planning system.

In addition, the role will require a strong aptitude for the use of office based software, such as Microsoft office, outlook, GIS and mapping.

The candidate must have a full UK driving licence and have access to their own vehicle. There is a staff mentoring programme to encourage this and further, tailored training. As such full support and sponsorship towards your APC will be provided and you will be working in partnership with senior Planning professionals to develop your experience through the company