Senior or Associate Planner / Essex / Planning Consultancy

Penguin Recruitment
£30000 - £50000/annum Flexible benefits package
24 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Town Planner / Associate Planner

Braintree - Essex

Independent Planning Consultancy

Penguin are pleased to be working with a successful independent consultancy in Essex who are looking to recruit a MRTPI Planner to join the team at Senior or Associate level.

Based in Braintree, Essex, but with projects nationwide our client offers the highest standards of client care and professional planning advice. Holding extensive knowledge & experience our client boast a comprehensive knowledge of the relevant regulations and legislation.

Our client have a diverse client base that include landowners, developers and public sector clients and as such can offer a truly varied portfolio of projects. These projects can fall into the Affordable Housing, Commercial, Education, Leisure and Tourism, Listed Buildings & Conservation, Masterplans & Strategic Planning, Mixed Use, Residential and Retirement Living sectors.

Working within an experienced team of 8 you will effectively communicate, negotiate and mediate on behalf of your client keeping them informed along the way. You will assist in providing a range of planning and development services that include;

-Planning Permissions, Appeals and enforcement

-Planning and Development Appraisals

-Public and Stakeholder Consultation

-Listed Buildings and Conservation

-Strategic Land

-Policy, Briefs and Masterplans

-Project Co-ordination

In order to apply you will hold / demonstrate;

-RTPI accredited degree


-4 to 6 years planning experience (coming from the public or private sector)

-Confident communicator with strong interpersonal skills

-Project management experience

-Good working knowledge and breadth of experience of local, regional and national planning legislation.


-Competitive starting salary (Negotiable depending on experience)

-Flexible benefits package that can be tailored to you

-Join a supportive and respected consultancy in the region

-Varied and exciting project profile


The Director leading this recruitment is keen to meet with suitable Planners ASAP so please register your interest below by clicking 'apply'

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