WSP in the UK Jobs as Associate Town Planner, London at LondonArea,UnitedKingdom 2022

Full Time

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We are WSP - Join us and make your career future ready!

In today’s world it’s important to work for a company that has clear purpose, giving back to communities and supporting what is truly important in the world.

When considering a career move its vital to work for a business that is aligned to your values and goals, a place where you can belong. See what WSP stands for in 2022 and beyond…

To find out more about our Development Planning business click on the following link and discover what awaits you at WSP:

The Planning Consultancy team in London specialise in providing advice to a wide-range of private sector clients. We provide advice and support on development proposals throughout the planning process. Our projects range from minor extensions of community facilities, town centres and major business parks, through to the redevelopment of the UK's largest and most high-profile opportunity areas.

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic team player with a ‘win-win’ focus. The candidate will have significant experience, a proven ability to deliver to a high standard, passion to share their knowledge and a desire to learn and contribute to the on-going success of our team.

You will be an experienced planner with extensive knowledge and experience of the planning process including EIP / structure plans and public inquiries / local plans. You will be well versed in the preparation of all planning documentation for major developments, the associated negotiations with planning authorities and stakeholders, with ideally some experience as expert witness.

Your new role, what's involved?

  • Managing the preparation and submission of various planning applications.
  • Coordination of multidisciplinary teams working on planning projects.
  • Attending client and design team meetings.
  • Project management and budgetary controls on projects.
  • Supporting more junior members of staff.
  • Liaising with internal and external clients and statutory bodies, and public consultation, as necessary.

We'd love to hear from you if you have:

  • Experience in a similar role
  • Strong technical skills
  • Client management experience
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Drive and determination
  • Outstanding organisational skills
  • Strong client relationships

What's in it for you?

  • Work-life balance?

WSP recognises that work is only one part of your life and making time for other things is important – whether that’s for your families, friends, or yourself.

Our hybrid working policy allows the flexibility to work from the comfort of your own home as well as collaborating in our contemporary offices across the UK.

  • Inclusivity & Diversity?

We want our people to achieve rewarding careers. At work we celebrate integrity and treat people with respect. We support each other and embrace diversity to create a place where people come together and do great things.

Our VIBE (LGBT + employee), Women in Leadership, CREED (Championing Racial Equality and Ethnic Diversity), WSP Connect (visible and non-visible disabilities) and our Gender Balance Group help us promote the right environment for you to reach your full potential. Belonging@WSP.

  • Health & Wellbeing?

We are committed to supporting our people, giving you the tools to make improvements to your health and wellbeing through our Thrive programme.

Med24 gives you and your family unrestricted telephone access to an NHS doctor where you can call day or night or have a face-to-face video consultation.

  • Flex your time?

For improved work life balance, WSP offers the “WSP Hour” which enables you to take one hour per day to do as you wish and make up the time earlier or later that day. We also offer part time working where required, and new for 2022, is the ability to flex your bank holiday entitlement to suit you.

Your development?

We appreciate that development and training is important to you and that’s why we have a supportive environment that invests in your development, whether that’s chartership, training or mentoring.

Apply now and be the future of WSP!


Here at WSP we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy or maternity/paternity. As a Disability Confident leader, we will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria, please let us know if you require any workplace adjustments in support of your application.

Please note WSP reserves the right to close the vacancy before the advertised closing date.


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