Graduate Planner / Leicester / Private Sector - Consultancy

Penguin Recruitment
£18000 - £24000 per annum + APC Support + Benefits
28 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Penguin: Supporting Planners since 2008 Graduate Town Planner - Leicester, East Midlands Award winning multi-disciplinary Consultancy £18,000 - £24,000 p/a (depending on experience) benefits package Overview Penguin are pleased to be working with an award winning multi-disciplinary Consultancy in central London who are looking to appoint a talented Graduate Town Planner to work on exciting and varied projects across London & the South. The company will provide full support through the APC process to assist you to become chartered with the RTPI. The position The position of Graduate Town Planner has a demanding and wide ranging workload and will be working alongside a talented team on a range of planning projects across the Residential, Commercial, Mixed Use, Retail & Leisure sectors. The position requires commitment and a positive approach towards development with the ability to work as part of a team and as an individual with a substantial and varied workload. Key duties for the role includes:- -Assisting in the preparation and submission of planning applications and supporting documents, working closely with the client, keeping them informed of progress both verbal and written including the appeal process. -Attending site investigations alongside a Senior team members, assessing planning potential and looking into historical precedents and planning restrictions affecting all developments. -Working well as part of the team, but also where required independently, keeping to project deadlines and maintaining our clients high standard of work and delivery. -Keeping up to date on all planning legislations and potential changes in the industry, including local plans, whilst maintaining a log book of all work carried out for future submission. Job requirements -RTPI accredited masters degree -Enthusiastic and driven approach -Strong interpersonal and communication skills -Attention to detail -Prior Planning experience (Private or Public sector ) Benefits - Competitive Salary & Benefits package (£20,000 - £24,000 p/a) - Join a supportive and respected consultancy in the region - Varied and exciting project profile - APC support, CPD & a clear career progression ladder To apply If you are looking to work on a number of varied and interesting projects while receiving support from an experienced leadership team through your APC then this is the role for you The Director is keen to meet with interested Graduate Town Planners immediately so please register your interest below by clicking 'apply'. For further information on this role or other Graduate roles in the region, please contact me on 01792 365 100 or COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Central London has great rail links to London and the surrounding areas. Nearby stations include Covent Garden, Tottenham Court Road & Leicester Square. For job board purposes: CV Library - Graduate Town Planner, Total Jobs - Graduate Town Planner, Planning Resource - Graduate Town Planner, Jobsite - Graduate Town Planner This job was originally posted as