Graduate Planner - (Urbanist Architecture)

Location
London
Salary
£20000 - £25000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted
30 Mar 2017
Closes
29 Apr 2017
Ref
OR/075580
Function
Graduate, Officer, Planner
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Graduate Planner - (Urbanist Architecture)

Osborne Richardson is delighted to be working exclusively with Urbanist Architecture to find a Graduate Planner. Urbanist Architecture is a highly regarded architecture practice that focus on architectural design, planning applications, interior design and work primarily on a variety of residential projects.

The planning department has a reputation for taking on challenging applications that have been refused by numerous other architectural firms and maintaining a 97% success rate throughout.

The role specifics

  • The successful candidate will be working on projects including changes of use, appeals, flat conversions, HMOs, home extensions, Listed Building Consent, new builds (single dwellings and blocks of flats), eco-homes and sustainable design
  • The team are all highly motivated individuals who specialise in certain areas that include master planning, urban design, landscape architecture and design, sustainable architecture, interior design
  • The majority of their projects are within the M25 and the South East

Role requirements

  • Bachelors or Masters degree
  • At least 6 months of industry experience (urban design, planning, or architecture)
  • Experience with writing Design & Access Statements, submitting applications, managing applications, liaising and negotiating with case officers
  • Writing planning appeals and policy-based statements
  • Excellent communication - both spoken and written
  • A people-person who is driven and will strive to grow with the company
  • Friendly, but firm and not scared to say no to planning officers, dealing with clients, etc.
  • Willingness to learn, and a curious nature, with a Keen eye for detail
  • Independent worker, reliable  and committed

Remuneration package

  • Salary - 20k
  • Quarterly performance bonuses  and additional bonus schemes subject to performance
  • Support for RTPI accreditation
  • CPD support, delivery, and quarterly monitoring
  • 28 days of holiday per year, not incl. bank holidays

How to apply

If you are interested in this job, please apply now. Alternatively you can call me now for an informal discussion about it - 07894229847

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new job in Planning, please do send your CV to me (CJ Obi) – cj @ osbornerichardson.com