Principal Town Planner - Cardiff

Penguin Recruitment
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Principal Planner - Cardiff

£35,000-£40,000 + Excellent Benefits Package

Our client is actively looking to hire a Principal Planner to join their highly successful Planning department in Cardiff.

Our client is one of the major consultancies in Cardiff offering advice and services in a variety of sectors including commercial, residential, mixed use and energy to a range of private and public sector clients. The Principal Planner will be responsible for delivering excellent planning services to private and public sector clients across Wales and the South West. You will be expected to work on the appeals process and provide evidence at public inquiries and hearings. The Principal Planner will be required to attend client meetings and build new relationships with a view to extending your own client portfolio.

The Principal Planner will hold full MRTPI status, or be in the process of qualifying shortly. You will ideally have past experience of mentoring junior members of staff and will be an all-round team player - flexible, proactive and willing to learn new skills. The Principal Planner will have a minimum of 4 years' planning experience. You will have preferably worked in the private sector although public sector candidates with a strong commercial mind-set will be encouraged to apply.

In return, the successful Principal Planner will receive an excellent base salary alongside a generous benefits package. You will also be rewarded with 25 days holiday, private healthcare, contributory pension and join one of the best bonus schemes in the market. The Principal Planner will receive ongoing training with the company with scope to progress to Associate and beyond.

To apply for this role, please send your updated CV to Sarah Tempest at or alternatively, please call Sarah on 01792 365 109 for an informal and confidential conversation about all our current positions.

*Please note - all submissions received are strictly confidential

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