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Associate Town Planner (Planning Consultancy)

  • Sector: Land & Planning
  • Location: Cambridge
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £55,000 to £65,000

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Job description Are you an Experienced Principal or Associate Planner with a robust knowledge of, and a strong interest in Housing & Residential Development? Are you looking for a fresh challenge in a new environment or looking to push your career to the next level and join an multi Award-winning Planning Consultancy?

TDM Recruitment are supporting a Partner of a well-established Planning Consultancy based near South Cambridge. He is currently looking to secure the services of a either an experienced Senior/Principal Planner or an already established Associate Planner who has demonstrable track record in supporting Housing developers deliver their planning requirements on both immediate and longer-term strategic developments. 

The role sits in a busy and very successful Residential team operating in a good-sized patch covering Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire & Suffolk.

This role would suit someone who is keen to expand their knowledge and learn from others and particularly someone who is career focused. 

Appraising planning potential for residential development.
Monitoring the planning policy position of Local Planning Authorities and monitor Housing Supply.
Oversee the full development planning process managing appeals and submitting planning application documentation.
Preparation of planning briefs – Working closely with all professional parties including, Architects, Engineers as well as other legal representation in a professional manner ensuring clear and transparent outcomes.
Build and maintain strong relations with local planning authorities and Housing Developers and landowners etc.
Offer support, advice and guidance to other department surround planning issues during due diligence stages.
Attending public inquiries and hearings, speaking at planning committee meetings.

Industry Relevant Planning Degree.

Relevant Experience:
Proven track record of delivering successful planning applications and the promotion on long-term housing schemes. 
Sound knowledge of the UK planning system for land promotion opportunities.
Ability to produce planning reports, strategies and presentations for the senior Partners & Directors.

Click ‘apply’ or drop Dan an email with your CV to arrange a chat – 

Please contact Dan Harrington at

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