Assistant Town Planner

  • Job Reference: 1382116687-2
  • Date Posted: 7 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Penguin Recruitment
  • Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: GIS Data Capture, GIS Developer, GIS Manager, GIS Project Manager, GIS Support, GIS Technician, GIS Web Developer
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

REF: NE97987

Assistant Town Planner - Cheltenham - Negotiable

Are you passionate about shaping the future of communities? Do you thrive in dynamic environments where creativity meets strategic planning? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

We are seeking a dedicated Assistant Town Planner to join our client's innovative team. As an Assistant Town Planner, you will play a pivotal role in helping to design and develop vibrant, sustainable, and livable communities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the development and implementation of comprehensive town planning strategies.
  • Conduct research and analysis on land use, zoning regulations, and community demographics.
  • Prepare reports, presentations, and proposals for town planning projects.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including architects, engineers, and government officials, to ensure alignment with project objectives.
  • Participate in community engagement initiatives and public meetings to gather input and feedback.


  • Bachelor's degree in Urban Planning, Geography, Architecture, or related field (Master's degree preferred).
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret and apply zoning ordinances and land use regulations.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively engage with stakeholders and present findings to diverse audiences.
  • Proficiency in GIS software and other planning tools is a plus.
  • Passion for sustainability and a desire to create thriving communities for future generations.

If you are ready to make a difference and shape the future of our towns and cities, we want to hear from you! Apply now by sending your CV to (url removed) or by calling Neil Ellerton of Penguin Recruitment on (phone number removed)