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Principal Town Planner – Milton Keynes

Consultancy, Housing, Other Private sector, Property
Consultant, Coordinator, Head of Department, Manager, Officer, Planner, Team Leader
£40,000 to £45,000 Per Annum
Custom benefits package
Milton Keynes
Contract Type:
Full time

Principal Town Planner – Milton Keynes

£40,000 - £45,000 + custom benefits package


Are you interested in working for an award-winning firm, operating from more than 50 locations worldwide?


We’re looking for a Principal Town Planner to work in our client’s Milton Keynes office, preferably from a consultancy background with some local authority experience.  Knowledge and experience of working in residential, commercial, mixed use, education and retail sectors is a key part of this flexible role.  You will be educated to degree level or equivalent and you will have attained Chartered status.

Commercially minded, you will demonstrate enthusiasm, energy and the ability to work under your own initiative, to meet our client’s expectations, and help expand our business. The Principal Town Planner will be busy, challenged and well rewarded.

Your Role

The Principal Town Planner will be involved in a variety of projects for a range of public and private sector clients providing advice from initial feasibility studies, to strategic advice and Development Plan promotions, to detailed planning applications and appeals. You will have the opportunity to lead your own projects and develop your own client base, as well as to work within multidisciplinary teams on larger proposals.

About You

The Principal Town Planner will demonstrate a high level of planning knowledge and the ability to undertake a variety of projects across a diverse range of sectors, as well as excellent problem solving, communication, negotiation and writing skills. You will be commercially aware, able to identify and respond appropriately to new business opportunities and foster strong relationships both internally and externally. As a Principal Town Planner you will also ideally have management experience, currently or previously acting as a Senior Consultant, Principal or Team Leader.


In return for your dedication, the Principal Town Planner will enjoy a top remuneration package, including contributory pension, health cover and flexible working options. Pick and choose your perfect blend from advantages including childcare and retail vouchers, travel insurance and variable holiday. The Principal Town Planner will also benefit from great training and development, with support to achieve your career goals.


Jon Taylor – JTA – 01792 484 444

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