Junior Town Planner

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£25,000 – £30,000 dependent on experience
Posted
31 May 2019
Ref
10169
Function
Planning
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Level
Trainee

Our client is a young and rapidly growing planning and architecture practice, comprised of a dynamic team whose focus and expertise lay in new residential developments within Greater London.

Due to this rapid growth, a position has become available for a Junior Town Planner. The perfect candidate could be either a recent graduate or someone more experienced and you will be responsible for working on a variety of projects from new builds to complex refurbishments and conversions.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Responding to initial client enquiries
  • Undertaking planning research to respond to those enquiries
  • Assisting with site appraisals and feasibility assessments
  • Assisting with producing fee proposals
  • Liaison with clients, other team members and local authorities
  • Undertaking planning history searches and policy analysis
  • Assisting with preparation of Planning Statements
  • Assisting with assessing planning potential and formulating planning strategies
  • Preparation of planning applications, notices and CIL forms
  • Preparation of applications to discharge planning conditions
  • Assisting with preparation of Planning Appeals

Required Skills & Experience

  • An RTPI accredited Honours Degree and/or Diploma or Masters Qualification or equivalent experience
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Good analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to make correct judgements
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Desire to learn and develop
  • Comfortable taking on responsibility and working independently
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise

Salary & Package

  • £25,000 – £30,000 dependent on experience

What you get back

  • Young and dynamic work environment
  • Ongoing training