Penguin Recruitment

Town Planner | 6 Month Contract | URGENT

£20 - £35 per hour + Negotiable depending on experience
20 Jul 2021
17 Aug 2021
Megan Field
Job (Function)
Town Planning
Contract Type
Full Time


This is an exciting opportunity for a Town Planner to join a diverse and dynamic Planning team set in a picturesque location! This position is offered by an ambitious council on a 6 months contract basis, and my client is willing to pay up to £35p/h for the ideal candidate!

Previous experience in Development Management desirable, as well as a degree or equivalent academic accolade in a Town Planning related field of study!


You will be carrying out a large caseload of householder and minor planning applications as well as dealing with pre-application enquiries and providing advice to the public. Experience of working with local and national planning policy ideal, as well as experience of dealing with a range of customers including residents, parish councils, members, and other Council services!

Candidate Requirements

  • Two years' experience in development management including managing a caseload of householder and minor planning applications, dealing with pre-applications, and providing planning advice to members of the public.
  • Good communications skills; both written and oral.
  • Good customer service skills.
  • Able to work as part of a team.
  • Good knowledge of planning legislation.
  • Well organised and able to prioritise work on a day by day basis.
  • Good inter-personal and negotiation skills.
  • Able to work on own initiative.
  • Ability to carry out site visits.

Interested? For the ideal candidate my client is happy to offer:

  • A competitive hourly rate!
  • An impressive benefits package!
  • Flexible home working!
  • A healthy work/life balance!

For applications or more information regarding this role and other Town Planning role please send your CV to Megan Field at, or call 01792 365 104.

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