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Senior Town Planner - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Location East of England
  • Type Permanent
  • Salary Up to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
  • Ref 13500
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Senior Town Planner job in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

I have a Senior Town Planner job available with a rapidly growing multi-disciplinary consultancy in their office in Cambridge. As the successful Senior Town Planner you’ll be tasked with working closely with the team on major infrastructure projects.

This multi-disciplinary consultancy operates across the UK with 6 regional offices which are situated in the North, East Anglia, London and Essex. Current head count is at 60 but with the growth plans in place and their current workload they are looking to expand the business 80 in the next 12 months. The services this consultancy offer span across Town Planning, Architecture, Masterplanning, Landscape Architecture and Heritage.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Take a Senior position on Major Infrastructure projects
  • Prepare and manager project budgets
  • Provide advice on infrastructure planning
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders
  • Negotiate, draft, and provide legal instructions to facilitate the preparation of planning agreements and infrastructure funding deeds with industry, agencies, and Councils, as required
  • Meet company expectations regarding fee earning targets
  • Optimise new business and cross-selling opportunities
  • Mentor and support other members of the team.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Chartered RTPI Membership
  • Relevant planning degree
  • Previous experience with large development schemes
  • Background in major infrastructure projects would be an advantage
  • Experience taking the lead on projects
  • Previous experience mentoring staff.

What you get back

  • Up to £55,000
  • Bonus
  • Hybrid working
  • 25 days + bank holidays
  • Pension
  • Vitality Health (private health care)
  • Bupa Cash plan
  • Free parking
  • Cycle to work scheme etc
  • Professional body membership payment annually


If you meet the criteria above, send us your CV and portfolio. We receive a large number of applications so if you do not hear back within 7 days consider your application unsuccessful this time. We will keep a copy of your details on file for future vacancies.

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