Senior Planner - Bedford

Recruiter
Penguin Recruitment
Location
Bedford
Salary
£37500 - £42500 pa + Pension, Healthcare & More
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Planner - Bedford

Leading multi-disciplinary planning practice

£37,500 - £42,500 + large benefits package

An exciting opportunity has opened in the Town Planning arm of a leading, multi-disciplinary architectural practice in Bedford.

The firm in question is well-established, with over 40 years' experience in the market. Working with both private and public sector bodies, the company has a strong client base including residential, schools, leisure, industrial and retail projects. The Town Planning division has flourished within the last 12 months, having doubled its size. It is an extremely active and vibrant business area within the firm, and is definitely a place for genuine career progression and autonomy.

This is a great opportunity for a Senior Planner to join a close-knit and dynamic planning team. As an experienced Senior Planner you will work off your own initiative and approach the diversity of projects with confidence. In addition to this, excellent communication skills are a must as you will regularly liaise with the company's major clients. As the Senior Planner, you will also be involved in mentoring junior members of the Town Planning team.

The Senior Planner will ideally be MRTPI qualified, or working towards chartership. You will have experience within the public sector, or currently working with a local planning authority. The current team has very strong development management expertise, therefore a strong policy background would be advantageous.

This is a great opportunity for a Senior Planner to join a vibrant team, working on a range of projects across both private and public sectors. The role offers 25 days holiday alongside a number of other benefits including contributory pension, private travel insurance and healthcare. Do not miss out on this excellent opportunity.

To discuss this great opportunity in more detail please contact Jolyon Jones at ************************************* or alternatively give me a call on ************* for an informal chat about all our opportunities.