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Town Planning Director - London

  • Location:

    London, Greater London

  • Sector:

    Residential Development & Town Planning

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £75,000 - £95,000 per annum + negotiable, benefits, bonus

  • Job ref:

    JN -092023-80370_1709229921

  • Published:

    29 February 2024

  • Expiry date:

    29 April 2024

  • Start date:


Cobalt is thrilled to be partnered with an agile and forward-thinking town planning consultancy, with an ambitious business plan to expand over the coming years, offering up an excellent bonus scheme for OTE and possible equity after two years. With a highly successful and lean team, working on a flexible basis across the UK and Ireland, they are keen to hire a Town Planning Director to lead a new team in London.

With inspiring leadership, a genuine care for their clients and team, they have a unique way of working with and charging clients, as well as an enviable bonus scheme - where you have a guaranteed bonus taken home monthly, providing you are hitting your target, and equity could be on the table within a couple of years. They have a very flexible office-attendance expectation, and have some incredibly busy clients working with existing teams.

Your role will include:

·Fee generation to provide work for you and your future team.

·Business development through networking, bringing your own business and expanding your network and to new pastures, if appropriate.

·Servicing work for clients, whether that be through development management or strategic planning advisory work, and anything they might need assistance with.

·Managing, mentoring and supporting RTPI APC for future team.

You will ideally:

·Have a loyal client following.

·Have at least eight years in town planning within the UK, with much in consultancy.

·Have excellent communication and written skills.

·Be a strong team player.

You will be genuinely rewarded here, with an excellent wider team. This is an unrivalled opportunity for someone who might be looking to start on their own, but relish the chance to have the infrastructure of an existing successful business around you.

Please apply here or give me (Kate) a call to discuss. 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.