Skip to main content

This job has expired

Senior Town Planner

Zodiac Recruitment
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Closing date
7 Mar 2024

View more

Senior Town Planner




Our client is a busy, commercially proficient, creative, and forward-thinking planning consultancy, who are looking for a Senior Planner to join their team in Sheffield.  The company are close to embarking on a new journey of business development working alongside a nationally renowned environmental, and engineering company which is going to help them to grow and develop their Planning offer.


As a Senior Town Planner, you will be working on projects across a mix of sectors in a range of environments including urban and rural for clients within the public and private sectors.


Our client has a small but experienced team of planners, and as a Senior Town Planner you will be providing the following services to your clients:

  • Undertaking community engagement
  • Undertaking research and analysis and providing baseline advice
  • Preparing parameters plans Preparing, submitting, and managing planning applications
  • Running planning appeals (including preparing expert witness statements)
  • Promoting sites
  • Engaging with the Development Plan Consultation process – preparing representations, attending EIPs etc

Qualifications & Experience Required

  • An RTPI-accredited degree or Masters in a related discipline
  • Chartered membership of the RTPI
  • Full driving licence
  • Commensurate experience at Senior Town Planner level
  • A thorough understanding of the UK planning system
  • Experience of development management
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Solid report writing skills
  • Ability to liaise with clients successfully
  • Ability to work to deadlines with good time management skills
  • The ability to mentor and support more junior members of staff


Salary / Benefits 

  • Competitive starting salary of £35,000 - £45,000pa , a four-day working week as standard, a benefits package (including healthcare and the payment of professional fees), a varied workload and access to an experienced leadership team for support and progression.



Email Kirsty Tanner at or alternately call Kirsty Tanner on 01792 940004 or you can also apply below! I look forward to hearing from you!



Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert