Assistant Town Planner

Job ID: 1382

Birmingham, West Midlands


£21,000 - £25,000

Joshua Robert are delighted to be working with an independent planning and development consultancy in Birmingham.  Their projects are varied; working across multiple sectors including residential, education and industrial (amongst others).

Operating with a ‘customer-first’ approach, they pride themselves on providing their clients with a quality service, acting with integrity always.  As a growing team of Planners, they are now looking for an individual with a passion and enthusiasm to match theirs!

They offer a fantastic work life balance, excellent training & development and a clear route for progression.

The Role

There is now an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Town Planner be a part of the team in their Birmingham office.

You will have exposure to a variety of projects of varying sizes across both Public and Private sector clients.  Undertaking general planning consultancy case work, your role will involve:

  • Site appraisals
  • Preparation and submission of planning applications, appeals and local plan representations
  • Development plan representations
  • Managing client expectations throughout the full project(s)

The Candidate

If you want to deliver quality work for clients, you value an employer who encourages autonomy and a healthy work/life balance, and you have a strong work ethic (along with a good sense of humour), you’ll fit right in with the team.

In terms of experience, they’re looking for someone with:

  • A good understanding of local and national planning policy
  • Experience in report and letter writing (in line with the English planning system)
  • Membership of RTPI is highly sought after (although not essential)

In return, you will work for a forward-thinking organisation getting involved with a wide variety of interesting projects.  Offering a competitive salary and bonus structure, lots of flexibility and a fantastic work environment.

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