Land & Planning

Graduate town planner

Permanent / Full Time
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Job description.

Are you an ambitious planner at the start of our career?
Do you want to join an award winning developer who is expanding their planning department with an assistant town planner?
You will be working closely with the rest of the planning team. The business is currently in growth mode and adding to its planning team as it has acquired a lot of sites over the 12 months. You will be working on several very exciting and high-profile planning applications in Essex
You will be a town planner either as graduate or 1-2 years experience in local authority, council, or planning consultancy in the East of England.
This is a unique and rare opportunity to work for one of the most dynamic and entrepreneurial property developers in the area and to work with some of the leading names in land buying, development, and planning.
The salary on offer is £35-45k complemented by a comprehensive package. Additionally, you will benefit from a flexible hybrid working arrangements.
As an assistant planner, you will have a  key role in supervising and orchestrating planning and development initiatives for the business. Your duties encompass:

  • Engaging with local authorities and stakeholders to ensure projects align with strategic development objectives.
  • Formulating and presenting planning applications, with ongoing communication with regulatory bodies.
  • Assessing and proposing resolutions for intricate planning and zoning issues.
  • Sustaining a commitment to ongoing research, keeping up to date with local, regional, and national planning regulations and industry best practices.

Key Requirements

  • Degree qualified and working towards MRTPI
  • Currently working for a planning consultancy or residential developer/ house developer experience in strategic land
  • Detailed experience in dealing with residential planning applications and appeals.
  • Bright, ambitious and determined to succeed.

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Chris Lucas

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