MRTPI Town Planner

  • Urban Imprint Ltd
  • Up to £25,000
Company: Urban Imprint Ltd
Salary: Dependent on experience
Location: Cheshire
Contact Name: Josephine (Jo) Gregory
Telephone: 01625 265232

The position

We are looking for a well-rounded planner to be part of our growing team. You can expect to be involved in a wide range of development management and policy work supporting our private and public sector clients. You will work independently and as part of a multi-disciplinary team determining planning applications, preparing evidence to support development proposals, local plans and community projects in addition to representing clients at committee, appeal hearings and local plan examination.

Who are we looking for?

Do you have a passion for good planning and want to play an integral role in a wide range of exciting projects? We are looking for someone with a minimum of two years experience in development management based work within the private or public sector and ideally be a chartered town planner. You must have excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and be a committed and adaptable worker. We are always keen to improve our approach and the way in which we advise and support our clients and we want someone who shares this attitude. We pride ourselves on having excellent working relationships with clients, local authorities and other consultants and so being personable and enthusiastic is also key trait we are looking for.  Applicants should also have a full driving licence and access to a car is preferable.

Who are Urban Imprint?

We are an award winning growing multi-disciplinary consultancy. In 2018 we were commended at the RTPI National Awards for Excellence in the small planning consultancy of the year category for our commitment to staff development and our collaborative and innovative approach to planning. We have a wide range of public and private sector clients from large scale industries to regional house-builders, central government departments, local authorities and community groups. We believe in good planning and good design and strive to ensure that the work we do makes a positive contribution towards the built environment and the way in which decisions are made. We have a creative and team based approach to problem solving within the office.

We are based in Macclesfield town centre. A historic market town, Macclesfield is full of character and vibrancy. It is conveniently located and has good transport links to Manchester and London.

Please send your CV, a cover letter and an example of a piece of work which showcases your planning skills to or get in touch on 01625 265232 if you’d like further information.

Closing date for applications is 29 November 2019.

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