Junior Planner/ Graduate Planner

Surrey, London, United Kingdom

Job Description

An exciting opportunity for a Graduate Planner has arisen in a Local Authority in Surrey. This is the perfect opportunity for a recent graduate to gain experience in a Council’s Planning Department.

The local area is undergoing extensive regeneration and growth and therefore the increase in applications has created the requirement for extra support within the Planning Team.

The Council are looking for someone as soon as possible and can offer an initial 3 month contract which is likely to extend past this and also there is the potential for applicants to apply for a permanent role.

Languages needed: English.

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About the company

The Town Planning Team at Oyster Partnership are specialists in both the interim and permanent markets across the public and private sectors.

Our public sector team covers all levels of interim vacancies from Assistant level to Heads of Service across the UK in development management, policy, enforcement, economic development, conservation and urban design.

Our private sector team works with some of the biggest names in Property across the UK from Graduate to Director level. We recruit into consultancies, house builders, commercial developers, renewable energy companies, and waste management companies.

We strive to achieve results for client and candidates by building strong relationships through a friendly consultative service that has helped us become the award winning firm we are today.

The successful candidate will

  • Be working on householder applications, extensions, changes of use and certificates of lawful development. You will be liaising with members of the public and providing Planning advice as the duty planner, carrying out site visits and writing reports.

Required education and skills

  • Experience processing householder applications would be beneficial, but the Council would also be interested in recent graduates who are enthusiastic, eager to learn and passionate about beginning their career in Planning.

How to apply

To apply, please submit to jamie.vear-altog@oysterpartnership.com

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