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Senior to Associate Town Planner - Birmingham

Cobalt Recruitment
England, West Midlands, Birmingham
£35000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Closing date
22 Mar 2024

Job Details

Are you a talented and driven Town Planner eager to advance your career in the heart of Birmingham's vibrant urban landscape? Do you have a passion for shaping sustainable and dynamic communities? If so, we invite you to explore an exciting career opportunity with our client.

Our client is a leading name in planning consultancy, renowned for our commitment to delivering innovative solutions that enhance urban environments and wider regeneration schemes across the region. Their portfolio of projects boasts a diverse range that contribute to Birmingham's growth and transformation. We pride ourselves on our forward-thinking team, cutting-edge methodologies, and a work culture that encourages professional development.

As a Senior, Principal or Associate Town Planner, you will be at the forefront of urban planning in Birmingham. You will take on a pivotal role in shaping the city's future, working on exciting projects from concept to completion. This position offers excellent opportunities for career progression and the chance to collaborate on high-impact, city-defining initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

· Lead and contribute to planning applications and appeals.

· Engage with clients, local authorities, and stakeholders.

· Conduct site assessments and feasibility studies.

· Provide expert advice on planning policies and regulations.

· Manage projects timelines, budgets, and resources.

· Mentor and guide junior team members.

· Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to deliver integrated solutions.

· Stay updated on industry trends and best practices.


· Minimum four years of experience in town planning.

· MRTPI qualification is highly desirable.

· In-depth knowledge of Birmingham and the Midlands planning landscape.

· Proven track record of successful planning rack record.

· Strong communication and negotiation skills.

· Ability to work independently and within a team.

· Ambitious, proactive, and passionate about urban and rural planning.

What Our Client Offers:

· Competitive salary with performance-based bonuses.

· Clear pathways for career advancement to the next level and beyond.

· A supportive and collaborative working environment.

· Exposure to diverse and impactful planning projects.

· Ongoing professional development opportunities.

· Comprehensive benefits package, including healthcare and pension.

Please apply here or give me (Tom) a call on 07897 074 637 to discuss. My client is looking to find the right candidate as soon as possible - so if in doubt, do get in touch. I also have other clients and roles that may be of interest.

If you do not hear anything back within one week, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion, but I will retain your details for future roles.


<p>Cobalt Recruitment’s specialist Residential Development &amp; Town Planning division has long been established as a successful provider of recruitment solutions to the industry and is recognised as the UK’s leading recruitment consultancy focusing on hiring roles with Land, Strategic Land, Development, and Town Planning.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Our team of experienced consultants specialise in resourcing talent within Residential Development and Town Planning to a broad range of clients.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Our team of experienced consultants specialise in resourcing talent to a broad range of clients, including:</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Housebuilders</li> <li>Planning Consultancies</li> <li>Property Developers</li> <li>Real Estate Consultancies</li> <li>Housing Associations</li> <li>Multi-Disciplinary Consultancies</li> </ul>

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020 7478 2500
7 - 10 Chandos Street

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