Policy Planning Jobs

Preparing key policies and supporting documents, managing consultation exercises and providing evidence are just some of the principal responsibilities in a policy planning job.

You will be expected to have a sound understanding of how planning policy translates into the delivery of development on-the ground. Employers typically seek candidates with a planning related RTPI accredited degree and accredited member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI).

Deverell Smith’s specialist planning recruitment team are on hand to advise you in the next steps in your career. Whether you are seeking to move to a planning consultancy, housing developer or client side register with us today to hear about the latest opportunities or apply to our policy planning jobs below.

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I have been asked by one of the largest property companies in the UK to seek a new Associate Director to join their growing team in London. You will be working with clients from both the private and [...]

  • Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Ready to make the step up to Senior Planner? A rare opportunity has arisen to work for one of the most prestigious planning teams within a top 10 UK property firm. Based in Central London the consultancy is [...]

  • Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

We are exclusively working with a top national planning consultancy, who, due to growth, are looking to bring in a technically sound and commercially aware Senior or Principal Planner. Your workload will predominantly be in the residential sector, [...]

  • Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you looking for your first role in Planning and Development, having gained some experience, or a few months under the belt but the firm isn't for you? I have been asked to find the next rising star [...]

  • Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

A great opportunity has arisen to work for a vibrant East London Local Authority on a contract basis. The authority is going through a sustained period of growth, which will give any potential candidate exposure to some large [...]

  • Salary: £15 - £20 per hour
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Interim

One of the largest property consultancies in the UK is looking for ambitious town planners (of all levels from Planner up to Principal) to work on some ground-breaking schemes in the Central Manchester area. Your responsibilities will include: [...]

  • Salary: £34000 - £50000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
  • Location: North West
  • Contract type: Permanent

An exciting role has come up with one of our clients, an East London Local Authority, for a Planning Obligation Officer, paying a rate of £25 per hour. Further to the duties below, the client is looking for [...]

  • Salary: £25 - £35 per hour
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Interim

Are you tired of working on minor applications and want to work on some of the largest planning schemes in the country? A great opportunity has arisen to work for a Central London Local Authority on a contract [...]

  • Salary: £20 - £25 per day
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Interim

One of the largest property consultancies in the UK is looking for ambitious planning and regeneration professionals to help their clients prepare and deliver some of the most challenging projects in the country. The company is looking for [...]

  • Salary: £24 - £65001 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

One of the largest property consultancies in the UK is looking for ambitious town planners (of all levels from Planner up to Principal) to work on some ground-breaking schemes in the North London area. The consultancy is currently [...]

  • Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you Planner looking to take the next step in your career at a top Planning Consultancy firm in London? Based in the heart of the City, my client is searching for a confident and commercially astute senior/associate [...]

  • Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

A top London office of an international property consultancy is looking to bring in a strategic land and planning expert to their development team. Aiming to advise and facilitate long term referrals, developments and client relationships. As this [...]

  • Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

A successful London consultancy is seeking a new Associate Director to join their busy and growing team, based in the heart of the city. You will be working with clients from both the private and public sector predominately [...]

  • Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

A fantastic opportunity has arisen at an East London Council for a Principal GIS Officer paying over £200 per day. The council is looking for a candidate with good GIS skills who also has strong presentation skills to [...]

  • Salary: £210 - £240 per day
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Based in Norfolk, a top consultancy is looking to a recruit motivated and ambitious town planners from Planner up to Principal-level. The role will involve working on a large, varied caseload of applications from minor applications to major [...]

  • Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + Penison and healthcare
  • Location: East Anglia
  • Contract type: Permanent

Our client, an award winning international property consultancy is seeking to recruit a Senior Planning Consultant. The company strives to think outside the box and act on behalf of impressive clients, often working within tight space and policy [...]

  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you a Planner looking to move to a forward-thinking Surrey-based consultancy? Based in Surrey, my client is looking for a commercially astute planning consultant either at Planner, Senior or Associate-level to join the team. You will be [...]

  • Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
  • Location: Surrey
  • Contract type: Permanent

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to further your career in Planning and Surveying in one of London's busiest Local Authorities. You will be working on some of the largest schemes in the country and working to provide and [...]

  • Salary: £28 - £35 per day
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Interim

A great opportunity for a senior planner has arisen to work for a County Council in East Anglia on a contract basis. The authority is going through a sustained period of growth, which will give any potential candidate [...]

  • Salary: £20 - £25 per day
  • Location: East Anglia
  • Contract type: Interim

Associate Director of PlanningBased in Berkshire, my client is looking for a Senior Planner or Associate Director to join the team in a leading planning and development design-based consultancy. You will be working with major developers and house-builders [...]

  • Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + negotiable
  • Location: South East
  • Contract type: Permanent

Planner - Client side One of the UK's leading housebuilders is seeking a new Planner to join the team. This is an excellent opportunity to work on some of the most sought-after developments. Located in their Cambridgeshire office, [...]

  • Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
  • Location: East Anglia
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you in a Planning Consultancy and looking to make the move Client-side? My Client is a leading developer based in Central and North London looking to bring a Senior Planner onto their team. The Ideal Candidate will: [...]

  • Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you looking for your first role in Town Planning or have a few months under the belt but the firm isn't for you? I have been asked to find the next rising star for my client based [...]

  • Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: North West
  • Contract type: Permanent

Based in Nottingham, a top planning consultancy is looking to recruit a motivated and ambitious Planner or Senior Planner to work on a variety of high profile projects across the sectors from residential to commercial. The client combines [...]

  • Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: East Midlands
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you looking for a move to a consultancy working on some of the most exciting and innovative projects in the country? I am currently working on a new role for a Senior to Associate Planner at a [...]

  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
  • Location: East Midlands
  • Contract type: Permanent

My client is a Berkshire-based consultancy with offices spread across the UK and a market leader in the planning world. They are looking for a Senior to Principal level Planner to join their design-based planning team to be [...]

  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: South East
  • Contract type: Permanent

Senior to Associate Town Planner Do you want the opportunity to work for one of the nation's leading Planning Consultancies? A national property company with a market leading Planning team is seeking a new Associate Director. This role [...]

  • Salary: £38000 - £65000 per annum
  • Location: North West
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you currently working as a Town Planner in London and looking for a change? A UK property consultancy is seeking Chartered Planners to join its market leading Planning team in their London office. This is excellent opportunity [...]

  • Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Recently graduated from a Town Planning Masters or looking to be undertake a sponsored part-time Masters? A well-established consultancy is seeking an ambitious and hardworking graduate to join their South London office. This is an excellent opportunity to [...]

  • Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you a Planner looking for a move to a forward-thinking Oxford-based consultancy? Based in Oxfordshire, my client is looking for a commercially astute planning consultant either at Planner or Senior to join the team. You will be [...]

  • Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
  • Location: South East
  • Contract type: Permanent

Based in Reading city center, a national planning consultancy is looking for new planners to join their small team. Our client prides themselves for their collegiate working environment within the team and their collaborative working ethos with both [...]

  • Salary: £23000 - £33001 per annum
  • Location: South East
  • Contract type: Permanent

Associate Director/Director of Planning - National consultancyThe Cambridge office of a global property consultancy is seeking an Associate or Director to join and lead their team. Within this consultancy, you will be working on a range of different [...]

  • Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + negotiable
  • Location: East Anglia
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you currently working as a Town Planner in Cambridge and looking for a change? Or are you relocating to Cambridge and seeking your first position in the city?A UK property consultancy is seeking Chartered Planners, or Nearly [...]

  • Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
  • Location: East Anglia
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you a Planner looking to move to a forward-thinking Essex-based consultancy?Based in Essex, my client is looking for a commercially astute planning consultant either at Senior or Associate-level to join the team. You will be focused on [...]

  • Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: Essex
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you looking for your first role in Town Planning or have a few months under the belt but the firm isn't for you? I have been asked to find the next rising star for my client based [...]

  • Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
  • Location: North West
  • Contract type: Permanent

Graduate Town Planner Are you looking for your first role in Town Planning having gained some experience, or a few months under the belt but the firm isn't for you? I have been asked to find the next [...]

  • Salary: £24000 - £25001 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

An award winning national consultancy is looking for a Qualified Senior or Principal Planning Officer join their team - based half within the Bedfordshire region, and half in the London office. They are growing as a company due [...]

  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
  • Location: East Anglia
  • Contract type: Permanent

Do you want to lead on a nationally significant public institution scheme, as well as coordinating the masterplan? I have been asked to seek out a Senior Town Planner to assist in advising some of Central London's most [...]

  • Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent
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