Senior/Principal Town Planner

Recruiter
RPS Group
Location
Quinton
Posted
06 Aug 2017
Closes
26 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior/Principal Town Planner
Birmingham
Excellent Salary & Benefits Package on offer

This is a fantastic time to join RPS. We are looking to recruit highly motivated and ambitious employees to work on a wide variety of high-profile projects. With an enviable client list, and the highest calibre multi-disciplinary back up team, we are able to offer unparalleled opportunities to showcase your talents and truly develop your career.

In particular, we are looking for a talented and enthusiastic Senior or Principal Town Planner to join the Team in our Birmingham office.

Working within the Planning Team, you will be responsible for:-

• Assisting on a range of planning tasks including researching, monitoring and desk and site assessments
• Developing planning studies and reports in support of development proposals
• Policy analysis
• Liaising with local planning authority and other consultants
• Conducting site visits
• Assisting in the review of development plans and submitting representations
• Participating in public consultation events
• Attending meetings with Clients

You will need to be degree qualified in Town Planning (or similar) and, ideally, have at least 3 years post-qualification experience in a Consultancy or Local Planning Authority. You will need to possess excellent communication skills and the ability to organise your own workload. You will need to demonstrate a good understanding of Development Control procedures and be able to review Development Plans & Proposals.

In return, we offer an excellent salary and benefits package, including 24 days holiday, Pension and Life Assurance. You will also be eligible to participate in the Company Share Purchase Scheme. This is an excellent opportunity to showcase your talents and develop your career with one of the UK’s leading multi-disciplinary consultancies.