Senior Town Planner - Leeds

Location
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary
£36,000 to £45,000
Posted
29 Jul 2019
Ref
10293
Contact
Tom Bowman
Function
Planning
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Level
Specialist

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 a Senior Town Planner to join the team and develop their own desk with the freedom to work on their own projects and clients. There are 4 current Associates who are there to guide you if needed but the client prides itself on allowing 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

  • 5 – 7 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

  • £36,000 – £45,000 based on experience
  • 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