Senior Planner

White Peak Planning
Manchester, Greater Manchester
£30,000 to £40,000 (depending on experience) and a competitive benefits package
Closing date
9 Jul 2021

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Full Time
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White Peak Planning specialises in managing and delivering complex planning applications and EIAs across a range of industry sectors throughout the UK.  Founded in 2012, our skills, experience and reputation have resulted in us managing planning applications and EIAs for multiple large strategic developments, alongside a diverse range of smaller projects.

As a Senior Planner, your role will include (but is not limited to):

  • Liaison with clients, the project team, local planning authorities and consultees
  • Promotion of sites through the Development Plan process
  • Planning applications and appeals
  • Environmental Impact Assessments (EIAs)
  • Sustainability Assessment Reports
  • Mentoring junior members of the team and peer review

Suitable candidates should have the following:

  • A relevant Honours Degree, Masters Degree, or equivalent experience
  • Chartered Membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI)
  • At least four years experience
  • Excellent skills in report writing, reviewing and organisation
  • Attention to detail with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • A willingness to learn and develop new skills
  • A full UK driver’s licence

To apply, please send a covering letter setting out why you would like to join our team and your CV to  If you have any queries, please call Chris Garratt or Rob White on 0845 410 0117.  All discussions will be confidential.


White Peak Planning is an independent planning consultancy practice based in Manchester and operating across the country.  We aim to simplify and manage the planning process, applying our unique technical expertise and cutting edge analysis tools to achieve our client's aims and objectives cost-effectively. Founded on long standing, close working relationships we are entrusted with a wide range of projects, from important negotiations over planning conditions to the largest of urban extensions with gross development values in excess of £1bn.  We are a small focussed team and seek dedicated multi-skilled candidates who can work consistently to the highest standards.  In return we offer a relaxed and friendly environment and a flexible benefits package reflective of larger practices. 

Find Us
0845 034 7323
Didsbury Business Centre
137 Barlow Moor Road
Greater Manchester
M20 2PW
United Kingdom
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