Town Planner / Senior Planner - (Somerset)
One of our leading Planning consultancy clients is now looking for an experienced professional to join their successful planning team in Somerset. They work on a broad range of projects on behalf of a wide mix of clients. Your Role Working across a diverse client base you will be responsible for preparing site appraisals, development plan representations, submitting planning applications and appeals and advising clients generally. This opportunity has arisen through growing workloads. As a commercially minded individual you will be supported in developing your own client base and taking the lead on projects with budgetary accountability. You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with multi-skilled teams on larger proposals. About You You will currently be working within a consultancy, a local authority or a residential developer. You will be capable of managing a varied workload and be confident taking on the responsibility for the day-to-day management of projects. Ideally you will have knowledge and experience of working within the residential sector but this is not essential. You will also have excellent communication skills, allowing you to work effectively with multi-skilled teams internally and externally. You may already reside in the south west or you could be looking to relocate here to enjoy an improved quality of life and live/work balance. Rewards In return for your dedication, you’ll enjoy an attractive total remuneration package with a salary ranging from £30,000 to £36,000 per annum depending on experience. You will receive car allowance, contributory pension, health cover, flexible working options, vouchers, travel insurance and variable holiday. You’ll get an extra day of leave for your birthday each year. You’ll also benefit from great training and development, with support to achieve your career goals.