Senior Planner | Top 10 Consultancy | Bristol (nr Temple Meads)

£25000 - £35000 per annum + profit share, car, pension etc
12 Aug 2019
11 Sep 2019
Matt Fraser
Full Time
Contract Type

Penguin Recruitment is pleased to be supporting a large and well-regarded Partner-led Planning & Design Consultancy on the hire of a Senior Town Planner to team in Bristol.

The company holds over 12 offices throughout the UK and employ more than 350 staff. The Bristol team is made up of around 50 staff that work across Planning, Urban Design, Architecture, Environmental Consultancy, and Graphic Communications. The office is open plan and benefits from a friendly and sociable atmosphere.

This role provides genuine career opportunities based on merit. The company encourages and rewards individual initiative and autonomy within a context of teamwork and collaboration.

In this role, you will deliver a comprehensive planning service on developments across the South West by coordinating professional teams to submit a range of applications. This will include preparing major applications (Outline, Full, Sub Framework Plan and Reserved Matters) alongside promoting large scale residential and mixed-use schemes (250-500 units). Part of this will, therefore, include conducting research, site appraisals, and draft policy representations. In addition, you will conduct project tenders and client presentations, developing your own professional network for the practice.

In order to apply for this role;

Hold significant planning experience, this will include residential and mixed-use developments. You should hold MRTPI or working towards it and be commercially minded. The successful candidate will have an eye for detail, be confident with strong communication skills. Finally, you will hold a full UK driving licence and be willing to travel.

The reward

In return, you will join a supportive team environment with exciting career opportunities, have client exposure, enjoy outstanding professional development and gain exposure to an innovative and exciting multi-disciplinary environment.

My client offers a competitive starting salary with a genuine leading benefits package. You would join a recognised leader in the Planning & Design sector with the ability to work on a varied project portfolio.

To Apply

The Partner would like to meet with experienced Senior Planners immediately so please register your interest below by clicking 'apply'.

For more information on this role or other South West vacancies please contact me on 01792 341 104 or

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