Senior Planner or Associate

Oct 06, 2017

We are seeking an enthusiastic, experienced Senior Planner or Associate to join our planning team due to increasing workload and an expanding client base.

De Pol Associates Ltd, Chartered Town Planners is a leading, dynamic planning consultancy. We are a fast growing business with a strong vision and have a proven reputation for success nationwide. Over the past 30 years we have built up a strong client base covering a diverse range of projects. We pride ourselves on our client relationships, which have been developed through a very personal approach.

Our current portfolio covers multiple sectors, including residential, mixed-use, waste, industrial, commercial and retail schemes and our client base consists of developers, private landowners, companies and individuals.

These are really exciting times for De Pol Associates.  We have a dedicated, committed and forward thinking team and we are looking for a like-minded individual to join us.

Candidates interested in the role should have a minimum of 6 years’ post-graduate experience, which includes time spent within the private sector. In addition, MRTPI status, experience in dealing with planning applications and appeals, as well as experience in developing relationships with clients are essential.

Here’s what you’ll be expected to do:

  • play a lead role in preparing and submitting a wide range of planning applications and appeals
  • maintain existing, and build new, client relationships
  • utilise your market and planning expertise to offer comprehensive planning advice that meets each clients’ objectives
  • act on behalf of a broad spectrum of private clients and handle projects of varying complexity and size
  • attract new clients and deliver your own projects
  • support and develop less experienced planners in the Company.

In return we offer a competitive salary package which will reflect your experience and capability, pension, a degree of flexible working and a friendly, supportive working environment with excellent opportunities for growth and progression.

Our offices are situated within attractive private grounds only 5 minutes from the M6, M61 and M65 motorways.

Further information on the position or organisation can be found on our web-site or by contacting Gillian Viragh on 01772 888488 in confidence. Please send your CV with a covering letter to