Salary: £20,000 – £25,000 (depending on skills and experience)
Our client, an established planning practice is urgently looking to appoint a talented Graduate Town Planner to work from their offices near Tunbridge Wells. This is an exciting opportunity to progress your career in the planning industry and work on a wide range of projects, from home extensions to large scale mixed use and housing developments.
The candidate will assist Directors and Senior staff to deliver expert planning advice to their clients at all stages of the planning lifecycle and in time will develop your own client base. They work in a fast paced environment often with strict deadlines, so an ability to effectively manage your own workload and client expectations with supervision is expected.
The successful candidate will either have, or be working towards, a Masters in Town Planning (RTPI accredited) and will have a strong ambition to achieve chartered status with the RTPI. Some public or private sector experience is highly advantageous but not essential
Preparing planning applications and appeals
Undertaking site appraisals and feasibility assessments
Monitoring development plan representations
Delivering comprehensive and confident client advice
An RTPI accredited town planning degree (or equivalent)
Ideally some private or public sector experience
Excellent written, analytical and interpersonal skills