Graduate Planner - Planner / Kettering / Consultancy
Penguin Recruitment are working with a well-respected planning, property and business consultancy who are looking to recruit an ambitious Planner from Graduate to MRTPI Planner level to assist in the delivery of Residential, Commercial & Rural projects from their Kettering office.Our client is a leading firm of chartered surveyors, chartered town planners, property and business consultants who hold a strong reputation both locally and regionally for providing high quality professional advice. Holding multiple offices, strategically placed throughout the UK the company are well positions to respond to the demands of its clients which can be individuals to leading housebuilders. The planning department is an integral and fast-expanding part of the organisation and you will grow a sizable planning team (nationally) and be involved in a variety of projects that fall across multiple sectors. I this role you will;* Researching planning policies and constraints* Preparing detailed planning policy and design statements* Site visits and land appraisals* Preparation and submission of planning application forms and associated documents* Attending client and council meetings* Delivering planning services to existing and new clients Increasing our planning presence in Northamptonshire area and surrounding Counties* Developing new areas of planning work e.g commercial, retail and residential* Identifying and deliver marketing opportunities for planning within the area Job requirements;You will have a RTPI accredited degree or similar and be working towards chartership with the RTPI or be interested in working towards it. Graduate Planners holding experience would be beneficial but not essential. Planners will ideally hold 3-5 years planning experience, which can come from either the Public or Private sector. You should be a confident communicator, able to demonstrate a clear passion for Planning and hold a valid driving license. BenefitsThe role sits within a friendly and supportive team.* Salary: Competitive salary, dependent upon experience, plus participation in the discretionary performance related profit sharing scheme.* Training: All necessary training will be provided* Healthcare Scheme: Inclusion in health cashplan following successful probation period. Optional voluntary Private Healthcare Scheme on a contributory basis.* Holiday: Entitlement of 20 days per annum plus 3 to be taken between Christmas and New Year, and the Public/Bank holiday entitlement of 8 days per year, plus an extra day off on your birthday. An additional day accrues for every 5 years of service.* Pension Scheme: Workplace pension scheme To apply The Partner leading this recruitment is looking to meet with suitable Planners ASAP so if you meet the above criteria, please register your interest below by clicking apply.For further information on this role or others in the region, please contact me on 01792 365 101 or email@example.com COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Kettering, Corby, Peterborough, Huntingdon, Bedford, Northampton, Rugby, Leicester, Hinkley.