Planner | Reading | Client Side Opportunity

£25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits package
16 May 2017
15 Jun 2017
MH 566
Full Time
Contract Type

*** Clientside Opportunity ***

Planner | Property Developer


Salary TBC + Benefits including Car + Fuel Card

Penguin Recruitment are delighted to be working with one of countries leading independent property developers. Based in Reading, they boast an impressive portfolio of work and currently seek a qualified Town Planner to assist across all of their land and planning activities, from site identification, to land promotion and securing planning permission.

The successful candidate will become part of a close knit, busy team and work all aspects of the planning process from inception through to completion including, the preparation of planning applications and public consultation to strategic land searching and local plan promotion.

Some key responsibilities will include:



  • Providing advice on planning and development matters specific to housing
  • Responsible for preparing and submitting planning applications for both strategic and immediate sites, of varying scales and complexity
  • Be involved with the commercial aspects of housing development, negotiating S106 agreements and liaising with landowners, solicitors and agents.




The Planner will have minimum of 3 years' developer or consultancy experience and be either MRTPI accredited or working towards achieving this. The role will be both autonomous and collaborative, which will suit a planner that has been exposed to residential development and whom is looking to progress their career with an innovative house builder.

If you feel this role may be of interest, we would love to hear from you! Call Myles Hooban now on 01792 365 103 or email If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch.