Principal Town Planner - East Grinstead

East Grinstead
£38000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus Scheme
14 Mar 2017
11 Apr 2017
Sarah Tempest
Contract Type
Full Time
Principal Town Planner – East Grinstead

£38,000 - 48,000

*Award Winning Consultancy

Penguin Recruitment are pleased to announce an exciting opening for an experienced Principal Town Planner to join a leading multi-disciplinary consultancy based in East Grinstead.

Following an excellent 2016, the consultancy are looking to recruit a Principal Planner to work on, but not limited to, Residential, Retail, Rural and Commercial schemes. You will act as the key intermediary from the projects’ inception to planning approval. This will include managing the appeals procedure and supporting the Planning Director on a range of tasks to ensure a smooth planning process. Our client holds one of the most successful Planning teams in the country where they dominate a wide range of planning sectors, making this an excellent opportunity to take the next step in your career.

The successful Principal Town Planner will cover all aspects of planning projects, including pre-application negotiations, submissions, EIA, planning appeals, site appraisal and assessment and planning applications. You will work with landowners, investors and developers on projects and negotiate terms with local planning authorities, and mentor and guide the more junior Planners. Therefore excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.

In order to be considered the successful Principal Town Planner must have at least 6 years’ post graduation experience, be a full member of the RTPI, hold a relevant RTPI accredited degree and/or Masters, and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills

This opportunity offers a competitive salary and excellent bonus scheme. The director leading this recruitment is keen to meet with suitable Principal Town Planners immediately so if you feel the above role meets your requirements and you match the set criteria, then we would encourage you to apply by clicking below.

If you would like more information regarding this role, please contact Sarah Tempest on 01792 365 100 or via e-mail:

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