Associate Town Planner - Leeds

Leeds, West Yorkshire
Up to £55,000 DOE
29 Jul 2019
Tom Bowman
Design, Planning
Contract Type
Full Time

Based just outside of Leeds our client is an award-winning and innovative multidisciplinary consultancy specialising in architecture, town planning and urbanism.

They are now looking for an Associate Town Planner to join the team and develop their own desk with the freedom to work on their own projects and clients. There is a team of Planners in place to guide and assist you if needed. The client prides itself on allowing all their Planners freedom to work how they want.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Gain and develop own client base
  • Deliver success for the clients by gaining planning approval
  • Drive sustainable growth and maximum ROI for clients
  • Preparing and managing tenders
  • Lease with clients to best understand their needs

Skills & Experience Required

  • 7 – 12 years post-qualification experience
  • Able to lead project teams
  • Extensive experience in preparation and submission of planning applications
  • Skilled in negotiation
  • Self-starter
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office

Qualifications and training

  • RTPI qualified
  • RTPI accredited degree
  • Full UK licence

Salary & Benefits

  • Up to £55,000 DOE
  • 9:00 till 5:00 working hours
  • 20 days holiday + Christmas closure, rising to 25 days

Soft Benefits

  • Flexible working
  • Relaxed dress code
  • Free ice cream in summer
  • Free parking
  • Good transport links
  • Lunchtime running club (optional)
  • Free tea, coffee and biscuits