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Town Planner

Penguin Recruitment
England, Oxfordshire, Thame
£35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and more....
Closing date
17 Jun 2024

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Contract Type
Full Time
Housing, Planning
Officer, Consultant, Planner
Housing, Property

Job Details

Are you a Town Planner keen to work clientside?

Do you see yourself working on high-end residential developments in London and Home Counties?

If so, read on as this role could be for you!

Our client is located a very short walk from the train station with a quick and convenient commute to/from Oxford, Aylesbury or High Wycombe. If you are driving then this role is perfectly suited to candidates based in the home counties. This is a permanent position.

Our client is a family-owned and run business that has been operating for over 30 years and has established a reputation for constructing homes of outstanding quality and superior specification throughout London and the Home Counties!

You will work closely with the land and technical team primarily tasked with discharging planning conditions and managing s106 obligations. You will also assist in the preparation of planning applications, provide pre-application planning advice, local plan monitoring and site appraisals.

In order to apply you should hold a Town Planning degree (or related degree), experience in a town planning role at either an LPA, Consultancy or Developer with local knowledge preferred. You should have good knowledge of the planning system, hold excellent organisation and communication skills and a full driving licence.


-Basic salary guided at c£40,000pa (dependant on experience).

-Annual bonus.

-25 days paid leave + your birthday!

-Joining an established and welcoming team with direct exposure to the company Directors and Chairman.

-The role is largely office based with some flexible working.


Our client does not aspire to be a volume house builder but instead focuses on select developments, taking pride in the quality of the homes they build and high standards of customer service. If that aligns with your beliefs, then this is the role for you!

The hiring manager is looking to meet with suitable Town Planners ASAP so if you meet the above criteria, please contact Matt Fraser on 01792 365 001 or


Penguin Recruitment has over 10 years experience in the Town Planning Sector. Our dedicated team of Planning Consultants are actively working with Consultancies, House Builders, Strategic Land Promoters and Local Authorities across the UK.

Whether you are a Graduate looking for that first career step, an Associate Director looking for that strategic move, or an employer in the Town Planning Sector looking for a Recruitment Partner, Penguin’s considerable experience can help you achieve your goal.

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0121 442 0646
166B Alcester Road
166B Alcester Road
West Midlands
B13 8HS

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