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Town Planner

£30,000 to £50,000
Job Type
21 Sep 2022

Town Planner


This dynamic consultancy has a track record for helping clients and landowners to successfully apply for planning permissions and deliver their property development projects. This growing team is made up of 20 fee-earning professionals, with a wealth of diverse experience, and is seeking to recruit an enthusiastic Town Planner to their Bourne End team!

They have a strong focus on commercial planning, with most clients being businesses, including major hotels, restaurant and coffee shop groups, house builders, breweries, banks, sports and leisure operators, retailers, and property developers. The team also work for public sector clients, including healthcare organisations and housing associations.

The Role

They are now looking to add to their talented and dynamic team with the addition of a Town Planner or Senior Town Planner, to join the team in offering a full range of town planning services. They also provide more specialised options, such as providing advice relevant to developments regarding listed buildings or in conservation areas, retail planning considerations, proposals in rural settings, and the team are experts in the fields of leisure and tourism planning. They also provide development appraisal services and estate reviews.

You will be working on a wide range of planning projects independently and with clients, senior colleagues, researching sites, preparing and negotiating planning applications for residential, hospitality, healthcare and commercial developments, assisting with appeals and land promotion through Local Plans.

Candidate requirements

  • RTPI accredited degree or qualification.
  • MRTPI Chartership or in pursuit.
  • Previous professional experience in a similar role, either public or private sector.
  • Ability to remain self-motivated whilst acting as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to be client-facing and fee-winning.


For the ideal candidate, my client is happy to offer a competitive starting salary as well as an impressive accompanying benefits package with bonus regularly paid based upon performance, and flexible hybrid working arrangement, with excellent opportunities for career progression! Full support towards the RTPI APC will be provided to candidates wishing to pursue full chartership.

For applications or more information regarding this opportunity please send your up-to-date CV to Megan Field at , or call .

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  • Job Reference: 717252112-2
  • Date Posted: 21 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Penguin Recruitment Ltd
    Penguin Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent