Assistant Town Planner | Bedford | Multi-disciplinary Practice

Penguin Recruitment
13 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Penguin Recruitment are delighted to be representing a long established multi-disciplinary practice in Bedford on the appointment of an Assistant Town Planner.

In this role you work with property owners, occupiers to investors and developers on small and large scale projects across a host of sectors such as Housing, Commercial, Mixed Use and Rural developments. Key duties include;

-Site appraisals

-Permitted Development Rights

-Pre-application enquires

-Preparation and submission of a wide variety of planning applications

-Deal with submission of appeals to the Planning Inspectorate

-Assist with Local Plan reviews & site promotion

-Support with Strategic Planning & option agreements

-Assist the Head of Planning & Development with an extensive and varied workload

In order to apply for this role you need to hold a planning degree and at least 12 months experience with eligibility for MRTPI status. Previous planning experience can come from the public or private sector and you will hold a good understanding of the development process and planning legislation.

In addition, you will be ambitious, driven by success with excellent presentation, report writing and communication skills. A driving license is essential.

In return you will join a highly respected consultancy who will support you every step of the way towards obtaining your MRTPI. You will receive a competitive starting salary and benefits package including an incentivised bonus scheme.


The Director leading this recruitment is keen to meet with suitable Planners immediately so to please register your interest below by clicking ‘apply’.

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