Town Planner | Birmingham | Multi-Disciplinary Consultancy

£26000 - £30000 per annum + Comprehensive benefits
14 Sep 2019
14 Oct 2019
Matt Fraser
Full Time
Contract Type

Are you a Town Planner with 2- 5 years of experience?

Would you like to work on a diverse range of projects?

Do you want to join a leading multi-disciplinary consultancy in Birmingham?

Penguin Recruitment is delighted to be working with one of the UK's leading multidisciplinary professional practices on the hire of a Town Planner to their Birmingham office.

The company specialise in the built environment and offer a complete consultancy including town planning, architecture, civil engineering, structural engineering, transport planning, and land surveying.

About the role:
  • Preparing planning appraisals, including researching site history and relevant planning policy position
  • Preparing Planning Statements to justify development proposals
  • Assisting in the co-ordination of applications for major development projects, including attending project meetings and meetings with LPA Officers
  • Preparing appeal statements
  • Tracking the progress of local plans, preparing representations on Local Plan consultations and examinations
  • Client facing or working towards being client facing, dependent on candidates experience level

About you:
  • 2 - 5 years' planning experience
  • MRTPI, or working towards full membership
  • Confident speaking with clients
  • Working well as part of a team as well as individual creative thinking
  • Strong communication including writing reports and presenting
  • Excellent time management and organisation
  • Methodological approach with high attention to detail
  • Excellent IT skills and relevant knowledge of Planning software
  • Strong Problem solving

What is on offer:
  • £26,000 - £30,000 per annum, depending on experience
  • 28 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Pension auto-enrolment
  • Retirement benefits scheme*
  • Group income protection*
  • Life assurance and medical expenses scheme*
  • Travel insurance*
  • Regular social events
  • Friendly and inclusive working environment which is dynamic and committed to growth
  • Regular training and development
  • The opportunity to contribute to a diverse range of projects

*subject to completing a probation period


For further information on this role or others in the region, please contact me on 01792 365 100 or

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