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Planning Consultant – Carlisle/Penrith


A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Town Planner to join our Commercial Property team.

The planning team at Burnetts is newly founded, but its rapid success has called for expansion.

We cover a wide geographical area with offices in Carlisle, Penrith, Cockermouth and Newcastle upon Tyne. The successful candidate will ideally be based in either Carlisle or Penrith, though there is some flexibility with this.

We are looking for someone to join our busy planning team in a Planning Consultant role. The successful candidate will play a key role in servicing our diverse client base, will work closely with our existing Planning Consultants and will be involved in all aspects of the planning process.

Read more about the work of the Planning team here.

The successful candidate will be a qualified Town Planner and a member of the Royal Town Planning Institute. Local Authority experience is desirable.

Applicants need to be committed, enthusiastic, and enjoy working in a busy and demanding environment. The ability to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team is essential together with excellent communication, promotional, and organisational skills.

The role is full time (37.5 hours a week).  The salary will be based on qualifications and experience. 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email a letter of application and CV to Kate Sowerby at yourfuture@burnetts.co.uk for consideration.

If you have any questions regarding the application process, or would like further guidance, please do not hesitate to contact Kate on 01228 552222.

Pictured: Burnetts' planning team

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Posted on 25th January 2018