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Associate Planner

Vivid Resourcing
Birmingham, West Midlands
Closing date
27 Nov 2023

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Contract Type
Full Time
Development Control
Consultancy, Other Private sector

Job Details

Are you a seasoned Town Planner with a passion for shaping the urban landscape and a deep understanding of the planning industry? We have a fantastic opportunity for you to become a valued member of our dynamic team as an Associate Town Planner.

Position: Associate Town Planner Location: Birmingham Requirements: MRTPI Essential, Minimum 5 Years of Experience (Client Side, Consultancy, or LPA) Salary: Starting at £50,000 (Negotiable up to £60,000) Benefits: Healthcare, Bonuses, Competitive Pension, Cycle to Work Scheme Working Arrangements: Flexible - One Office Visit Every Two Weeks (Hybrid Working) Car Allowance: Available If Needed

We are dedicated to creating thriving and sustainable communities throughout the Midlands. As an Associate Town Planner, you will play a pivotal role in this mission, working on residential and commercial applications that have a lasting impact on the region.

Why Choose Us:

  • Competitive Salary: We offer a competitive salary package starting at £50,000, with the potential for negotiation up to £60,000, ensuring your experience and expertise are recognized and rewarded.

  • Outstanding Benefits: We value your well-being. Our benefits package includes healthcare, performance bonuses, a competitive pension plan, and a cycle to work scheme.

  • Hybrid Working: We understand the importance of work-life balance. Our flexible working arrangements mean you'll be in the office only once every two weeks, giving you the freedom to work where you are most productive.

  • Car Allowance: We support your mobility. If you need it, a car allowance can be arranged to facilitate your role.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage planning projects, ensuring compliance with regulations and industry standards.
  • Handle a variety of residential and commercial applications throughout the Midlands.
  • Work collaboratively with stakeholders, clients, and local authorities to achieve positive planning outcomes.
  • Provide expert advice on town planning matters.
  • Contribute to the sustainable development and growth of Birmingham and the surrounding areas.


  • MRTPI qualification is essential.
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in town planning, gained in client-side, consultancy, or Local Planning Authority roles.
  • In-depth knowledge of planning legislation, regulations, and best practices.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills.
  • A degree in Urban Planning, Geography, or a related field is preferred.

If you are passionate about shaping the future of the Midlands and have the expertise to make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you. Join our team and be a part of an organization that values your experience and dedication. Send your CV through to or give me a call on 0161 413 7290.


From Day One, we’ve taken pride in doing things differently. Rather than follow in the footsteps of standard, impersonal recruitment agencies, we wanted to do better.

We see our clients and candidates as partners, which is why we provide a holistic, consultative recruitment service that is driven by enabling your success. As “people people”, we understand the importance of delivering a truly great service based on our partners’ needs, goals, and aspirations.

Our team are industry leaders. Each consultant possesses genuine technical knowledge of their industry and is continuously building their network. It’s this elite mentality that has super-charged our growth and turned us into a market-leading technical recruitment agency.

Want to know how we can power your success? Contact our team today.

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United Kingdom

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