Town Planning Consultant

Salary: Depending on Experience

Industry: Built Environment & Infrastructure

Job Type: Permanent

Location: North West

Reference: 27271-tm

Expiration date: 04 August 2017

Our client is a highly successful multi-disciplined practice with a 65 strong design team, based in the heart of Manchester City Centre. They have an outstanding track record across a wide variety of sectors, providing imaginative design solutions and delivering projects on time and to budget. They are also very proud of their Investors in People Accreditation and strive to be a rewarding employer as well as creating an enjoyable place to work. They currently have an excellent opportunity for a are seeking a proactive and confident Planning Consultant to support their busy team of Architects and Designers.


The successful candidate will be working independently to support architects and designers and must be able to work well under pressure to meet deadlines, they will be responsible for planning and organising their own workload.

Main duties include:

  • Carrying out planning research and providing planning guidance to architects and designers
  • The preparation of, submission and monitoring of planning applications.
  • Preparing and producing reports including design and access statements.
  • Taking the lead as Planning Policy Champion for the practice.

Person Specification/Essential Experience:

  • Degree qualified or equivalent
  • Chartered member of Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI)
  • Candidates working towards Chartered RTPI status will also be considered.


  • Our client is an “Investors in People” and are committed to providing training and mentorship for all their staff, particularly in their pursuit of professional membership.
  • Competitive basic salary with excellent benefits.
  • Annual salary review and reward scheme
  • Up to 31 days holiday per annum
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Excellent social events calendar