Town Planning Jobs

The typical responsibilities within a town planning job include coordination and preparation of a variety of planning applications and conditions, establishing relationships with the local authority, identifying planning risks and developing strategies to overcome them.

Town planners are expected to have a planning degree and relevant planning experience. Typically within a town planning job they will often working with multiple stakeholders, the and this requires them to be highly collaborative and a skilled communicator. Staying abreast of changes in planning policy and legislation is essential for any town planner.

Deverell Smith’s town planning recruitment consultants are on hand to advise you on your next career move. Register with us today to hear about the latest opportunities or apply to our town planning jobs below.

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Planning Director I am working closely with a national planning consultancy to seek a new Director to join their growing team in Bristol. This is an exceptionally opportunity to join a growing team. With a highly experienced team, [...]

  • Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + negotiable
  • Location: South West
  • Contract type: Permanent

Based in the heart of London, a national planning consultancy is looking for new planners to join their buzzing team. Our client prides themselves for their social working environment within the teams and their collaborative working ethos with [...]

  • Salary: £27000 - £35000 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

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

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

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 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

Town Planner to Senior Town Planner Based in London, 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 [...]

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

Deverell Smith are delighted to be working exclusively with an independent, boutique planning consultancy. Our client boasts an excellent network and great track record delivering for clients including, PRS and Build to Rent Developers, Co-working schemes and a [...]

  • Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + negotiable
  • 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

Keen to move onto something new but can't promise that arm's length client list that everyone "needs"? Uniquely - my client is realistic and has a wealth of work waiting for an exceptional Associate Director to join them. [...]

  • Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Do you struggle to get the motivation on a Monday morning to get into the office? Forgotten why you used to love your job? I have a unique opportunity for a skilled Planner to join a growing consultancy [...]

  • Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

I am working closely with a top London planning consultancy to find their new Director. With a highly experienced team, all working across London and the South East, predominantly in the residential sector and the general development management [...]

  • Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you looking for that new challenge or to step up to a major consultancy to launch forward you career? I am exclusively working with an award-winning Central London firm to find a talented Planner to join the [...]

  • Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, generous benefits
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Keen to join a growing and successful residential-led developer as a Planning Manager? I have been asked to assist my client in looking for a talented Town Planner to join the Land and Development team within a boutique [...]

  • Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Planning Manager Looking to continue your Town Planning career within a boutique developer? A leading developer based just east of the City is seeking Planning Manger to join their London team. You will be working on high end [...]

  • Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Keen to work at the forefront of one of the largest regeneration schemes in Europe and step into the private sector? An opportunity has arisen to work as a Planning Manager for a Joint venture between a Local [...]

  • Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you a Manchester based Associate Planner looking for a move into a successful national consultancy? I am currently working on a new role for an Associate Planning Director at a prestigious Manchester office within a national consultancy. [...]

  • Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: North West
  • Contract type: Permanent

My client, a market leading and award-winning housebuilder, is looking to bring on an Assistant Development Manager with a background in planning to join their team in Central London. You will be working on some of the largest [...]

  • Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

A top national housebuilder and developer are looking to bring in a new team member to join their growing Planning team. The company have an exceptional reputation in large residential and have work flying through the door. The [...]

  • Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Negotiable DOE
  • Location: Surrey
  • Contract type: Permanent

Needing a new challenge or tired of the corporate environment? My client is looking for their next key hire. Based in Manchester city centre, a top planning consultancy is looking for a new face to join the team. [...]

  • Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: North West
  • Contract type: Permanent

Are you an ambitious Associate or Director who has hit a ceiling in your current team? Are you ready to progress your career? I have been asked by the National Planning Director to assist in their search to [...]

  • Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + Negotiable
  • 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

Deverell Smith are thrilled to be exclusively retained to find our client their next Head of Planning to helping to shape the future of London. With developments coming out of the ground as we speak, there are tens [...]

  • Salary: £110000 - £140000 per annum + Negotiable
  • 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

Based in the heart of London, a national planning consultancy is looking for new planners to join their buzzing team. Our client prides themselves for their social working environment within the teams and their collaborative working ethos with [...]

  • Salary: £27500 - £30000 per annum
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

Our client, based in Kent, is looking to recruit a Principal or Associate Planner to join their team. The client works across both public and private sectors including major house builders, private developers and local authorities. Your daily [...]

  • Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + DOE
  • Location: Kent
  • Contract type: Permanent

Senior Planner to Principal Planner Our client, based in Bristol, is looking to recruit planners and senior planners to join their team. The client works across both public and private sectors including major house builders, private developers and [...]

  • Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
  • Location: South West
  • 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

I am exclusively working with a boutique London developer based in the West End, who have a number of major schemes at Planning stage. Due to increasingly workload and a number of bids out on potential sites, they [...]

  • Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

A successful Oxford Planning Consultancy is seeking a new Associate Director or Director to join their busy team. Within this consultancy, you will be working on a range of different schemes and scales Residential-led and Commercial. This role [...]

  • Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: South East
  • 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

I am seeking a skilled and ambitious Strategic Land and or Planning focused individual to join a successful and growing housebuilder in their office in the North West. While not based in Central Manchester, they operate all over [...]

  • Salary: £32000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: North West
  • 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

Deverell Smith has been exclusively asked to find this boutique developer a Planning Manager. An established but lean team, the Directors have over 10 sites at present at various stages - many in planning. As a business they [...]

  • Salary: £40000 - £60000 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

I have been asked by a design-led residential and mixed-use developer of schemes in Central and East London to find their new Town Planner to Senior Town Planner. With an expanding pipeline of work and almost unlimited funds, [...]

  • Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

I have been asked by an ambitious London-based developer to find their new Land and Planning Director to lead on the planning for a major Central London scheme. Your role will also involve you giving advice on upcoming [...]

  • Salary: £75000 - £110000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • 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

Needing a new challenge? Looking to move to another developer as you can't see any progression in the current role, or make the move across in the first place? My client, a London-based developer with a national presence, [...]

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

Keen to join a boutique residential developer as a Senior Planner / Planning Manager ? I have been asked to assist my client in looking for a talented Planner to join the Land and Development team within a [...]

  • Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Negotiable
  • Location: London
  • Contract type: Permanent

An established but small developer based in Soho are seeking one of their first hires and are open to the right individual wanting to grow with the business. The particular pain point at present is planning advice, keen [...]

  • Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable
  • 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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