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Graduate Town Planner – London, United Kingdom

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Graduate Town Planner – London, United Kingdom. If you are an ambitious Graduate Town Planner looking to start out your career, fast-track your progress to chartered status

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Deadline: 30 June 2020

Start Date: Flexible

Location: London NW4, UK

Salary: > £21,000 – 25,000 per annum (depending on experience/qualifications)

If you are an ambitious Graduate Town Planner looking to start out your career, fast-track your progress to chartered status and work collaboratively with a team of dynamic architects and town planners on an exciting range of projects, this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

UPP Architects + Town Planners is an integrated Architectural and Planning Practice, working on a broad range of exciting projects across Greater London and the South East including new build residential developments, community and leisure schemes, complex refurbishments & conversions as well as extensions to existing commercial and residential properties.

Our clients are primarily property investment, development, management and leisure companies as well as educational institutions.

Graduate Town Planner – London, United Kingdom

Main responsibilities:

  • Responding to initial client enquiries
  • Undertaking planning research in order to better respond to those enquiries
  • Assisting with producing fee proposals
  • Liaison with clients and other team members
  • Assisting with site appraisals
  • Undertaking planning history searches and policy analysis
  • Assisting with preparation of Planning Statements
  • Assisting with assessing planning potential and formulating planning strategies
  • Preparation of planning applications, notices and CIL forms
  • Preparation of applications to discharge planning conditions
  • Assisting with preparation of Planning Appeals
  • Liaising and negotiating with planning officers at Local Planning Authorities

Graduate Town Planner. Skills and Qualities required:

  • An RTPI accredited Honours Degree and/or Diploma or Masters Qualification or equivalent experience
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Good analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to make correct judgements
  • Excellent verbal communication skills and must be able to communicate with both colleagues, clients and Council officers – on the phone and at meetings.
  • Team Working – good natured and considerate of others, thriving on working collaboratively.
  • Self motivated
  • Wanting to learn and develop
  • Ability to communicate in fluent verbal and written English essential
  • Comfortable taking responsibility and working independently
  • Excellent organisational skills – ability to prioritise

Graduate Town Planner. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to join a young and dynamic practice which presents genuine prospect for growth and career development.

A candidate who displays the right attitude and potential, is enthusiastic, hardworking and passionate about their work can go a long way with us. We will offer you training and you will be coached and developed by senior members of staff.

If you are interested in this role, please write to us with a covering letter describing; what interests you about the role, why you think you would be a good candidate, attach CV, and some examples of reports you have written.

(Please note that due to the large number of applications we receive, we are only able to respond to successful candidates)

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Graduate Town Planner. 

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  • Architecture & Planning

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Graduate Town Planner – London, United Kingdom

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