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Assistant Planner (JN-73489)

  • Location:

    Manchester, England

  • Sector:

    Real Estate & Property Services

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -052021-73489_1622194776

  • Published:

    28 May 2021

  • Expiry date:

    27 July 2021

  • Start date:


Assistant Planner


Salary dependent on experience

We are working with a consultancy based in Manchester as they seek an Assistant Planner to join their growing planning team in the city centre.

The Assistant Planner will be an integral in the delivery of projects that span the North West and wider UK on behalf of a reputable client base. As part of a growing Planning team your role will be hands-on with you afforded the opportunity to become heavily involved in:

  • Undertaking site research and providing details on relevant planning history

  • Preparing, submitting, and monitoring planning applications for residential, commercial, retail and energy & waste projects

  • Assisting in planning appeals

  • Drafting site appraisals for clients

  • Engaging regularly with clients, local authorities and working collaboratively with colleagues

  • Reviewing planning policy

It is an exciting time for our client as their workload and Planning team continues to grow, therefore, this opportunity is suited to those with a strong academic background in Planning and ideally some form of work experience either within the private or public sectors.

Strong communication skills are required within this Planning team as you will be afforded the opportunity to hold a key role in the delivery of projects and shall engage regularly with clients and Planning Officers throughout the planning process. APC support can and will be provided for your journey to becoming a chartered member of the RTPI.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Planner to join a growing business and develop their skill set and career in Manchester. You shall be rewarded with competitive remuneration package and ample opportunity to progress.

Please apply with your most recent CV. If you would like to discuss the opportunity than please contact Jason Moore on 0161 711 1502.

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