Graduate Town Planner


Newcastle, UK

Graduate Town Planner – Newcastle

18000 – 22000

*Excellent opportunity for career progression

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a talented and ambitious Graduate Town Planner to join a highly successful and rapidly growing multi-disciplinary consultancy for their Newcastle office.

Seen as an entry position, key duties for the role includes:-

* Attending site investigations alongside a Senior Town Planner
* Assisting in the preparation and submission of planning applications, working closely with the client, keeping them informed of progress both verbal and written including the appeal process.
* 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.

In order to be considered, the successful Graduate Town Planner must:

* Hold a full UK driving licence
* Have achieved an excellent academic record with a relevant degree and a post grad qualification in planning or a planning related discipline
* Ideally have a minimum of 3 months’ experience within Planning
* Be driven, motivated and passionate about Town Planning

In return, you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package, excellent training and support with your APC. The company has massive scope to progress your career and actively encourage internal and external training to broaden your skillset.

If you feel this is the right opportunity for you, please apply by clicking below, or if you would like more information regarding this role, please contact Sarah Tempest on 01792 365 103 or via e-mail: sarah.tempest@penguinrecruitment.co.uk.

published: 18 July 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.