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Town Planner, Edinburgh

  • Location:

    Edinburgh, Edinburgh

  • Sector:

    Residential Development & Town Planning

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30,000 - £32,000 per annum

  • Job ref:

    JN -062024-82016_1718705162

  • Published:

    18 June 2024

  • Expiry date:

    17 August 2024

  • Start date:


Have you completed a Masters course in Urban Planning (or similar) and gained over 18 months professional planning experience? You may be seeking exposure to a greater variety of major projects to accelerate your career progression? Or perhaps you are soon to be submitting your APC and are ready to start leading on a variety of major projects nationwide?

We are currently working closely with a highly revered planning consultancy in Edinburgh that is eager to welcome an amabitious Town Planner to their team.

Our client has an enviable roster of clients and a track record of delivering exceptional results across various sectors on flag ship projects across the country including residential, commercial, and renewable sector. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, they offer a stimulating work environment that encourages professional growth and development.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting senior colleagues on a diverse range of projects.

  • Conducting research and analysis to support planning proposals.

  • Preparing planning applications and documents.

  • Engaging with clients, stakeholders, and local authorities.

  • Collaborating with the team to ensure projects meet deadlines and objectives.

What We're Looking For:

  • A Town Planner with a Masters in Urban Planning or a related field (ideally RTPI accredited) and having made a start on RTPI APC.

  • At least 18 months experience in a town planning role.

  • Excellent research and analytical skills.

  • Effective communication and interpersonal abilities.

  • Eagerness to contribute to the success of projects and the team.

What You'll Gain in return for your hard work:

  • Comprehensive training and mentorship from seasoned professionals.

  • Opportunities for career progression within a reputable consultancy.

  • Competitive compensation package.

  • A collaborative and supportive work environment.

Please apply here. My client is looking to find the right candidate as soon as possible - so if in doubt, do get in touch. I also have other clients and roles that may be of interest.

If you do not hear anything back within one week, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion, but I will retain your details for future roles.