Planning Graduate / Assistant Planner

Recruiter
Berrys
Location
Hereford
Salary
18000.00 - 22000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
07 Sep 2017
Job Type
Graduate
Contract Type
Permanent
Planning Graduate / Assistant Planner

Location: Hereford

Salary: GBP18,000 - GBP22,000 per annum

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

About our client

Berrys is a leading firm of chartered surveyors, chartered town planners, property and business consultants. We have five offices in the UK and a strong reputation both locally and regionally of providing high quality professional advice. Our planning department is an integral and fast-expanding part of the firm. The team has extensive experience in the delivery of all types of planning work. Our strengths lie in the attention to detail we apply to every aspect of a planning project, across a broad range of sectors - from outset to completion.

We offer a complete planning and development service from initial site assessment and feasibility advice, preparing detailed building designs, and obtaining planning and building regulation consents. We have chartered town planners and surveyors in all of our offices.

Across the business, there are nine Chartered Town Planners, three architectural technicians and a Design Manager, providing an in-house architectural design capability which further enhances the services we can offer existing and new clients both in urban and rural scenarios.

The role of the Planning Graduate / Assistant Planner

We are seeking a proactive recent graduate to become part of our busy and expanding town planning and surveying practice in our new central Hereford office.

Graduates would be expected to have gained relevant work experience and to have excelled in their course. Interest in all aspects of planning and a high level of computer literacy would be required. A driving licence is required.

The successful applicant would be involved in a wide range of projects, assisting colleagues in all aspects of planning, from site visits and research to putting together applications, supporting documents and appeals.

Planning Graduate / Assistant Planner Benefits

You will become an integral part of the business within a highly successful and motivated team. We have a friendly, supportive culture and a high level of success in helping graduates to become qualified RTPI chartered town planners. We place a great deal of importance on development and training.

- Salary: Competitive salary and participation in a discretionary Performance Related Profit Sharing scheme.
- Training: Any necessary training, exam entrance fees and your professional subscriptions and membership fees will be paid.
- You will join our Training Academy for all graduates across the firm, to create a supportive network through the use of video-conferencing and face-to-face meetings
- Healthcare Scheme: Inclusion in health cashplan following successful probation period. Optional voluntary Private Healthcare Scheme on a contributory basis.
- Holiday: Entitlement of 20 days per annum plus 3 to be taken between Christmas and New Year, and the Public/Bank holiday entitlement of 8 days per year, plus an extra day off on your birthday. An additional day accrues for every 5 years of service.
- Pension Scheme: Workplace pension scheme operated through NEST

If you feel you're suitable for this Planning Graduate / Assistant Planner role then please APPLY TODAY!