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Senior Town Planner

Carrington West
£35k - 65k per year
Closing date
16 May 2024

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Contract Type
Full Time
Specialist / Consultant

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Job Title: Senior/Principal/Associate Town Planner with Energy and/or Large Infrastructure Experience

Location: Manchester

Salary: £45,000 - £75,000

Job Type: Full-time, Hybrid

About Us: I am currently working with a leading planning consultancy who are looking to grow their teams in both of their offices. They have a large focus on renewable energy solutions, Waste and large infrastructure projects so the right candidate will have previous experience across these sectors!

Role and Responsibilities: As a Senior/Principal/Associate Town Planner, you will play a key role in managing and leading projects related to renewable energy and large infrastructure developments. Your responsibilities will include:

·Providing expert planning advice on a range of projects, with a focus on renewables and large infrastructures.
·Leading project teams, coordinating with various stakeholders, and ensuring successful project delivery.
·Conducting site assessments, feasibility studies, and contributing to the development of planning strategies.
·Engaging with clients, local authorities, and other relevant bodies to facilitate project approvals.
·Keeping up-to-date with planning policies and regulations, and advising clients on their implications.

Qualifications and Experience:
·Chartered Town Planner with RTPI (Royal Town Planning Institute) membership is highly desired.
·Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in town planning, with a specific focus on renewables or large infrastructure projects
·Strong knowledge of UK planning policies and regulations.
·Excellent project management and leadership skills.

Skills and Attributes:
·Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
·Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
·Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
·Detail-oriented and organized approach to work.

·Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
·Flexible working hours
·Company pension at 5%
·Performance related bonus which is part tax-free
·Private health care
·Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
How to Apply: Interested candidates are invited to submit their CV to or pop me a call on 02393 876 054
Job reference - 49671


Carrington West has a dedicated team offering town planning jobs in the UK town planning sector. Our Town Planning Team operate within the interim, contract and permanent employment markets within town planning. Our town planning candidates benefit from many years’ experience of placing professionals into local authorities UK wide.


As well as our council client base, Carrington West service some of the most desirable town planning consultancy jobs available. We have considerable experience in recruiting for town planners, development management officers, policy planners, regeneration planners, conservation officers, project managers and urban designers from entry level through to Director / Head of Service. For a discrete conversation or to find out about the latest town planning jobs we have available, please contact our Town Planning Team today on 02393 876096.

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02393 876096
North Harbour
United Kingdom

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