BPTW is this year’s Planning Consultancy of the Year. We are urban regeneration specialists working alongside a vibrant architecture practice and visualisation professionals. Accredited with Investors in People, we are an Equal Opportunities employer and have been listed in Building Magazine’s Good Employer Guide 2018.

Our busy planning team is working on a wide range of exciting projects across London and the South East for both public and private sector clients and are looking to expand the team. We pride ourselves on being a bespoke, client-focused consultancy trusted to deliver.

About Us

Our new Creekside office is based in the vibrant and historical centre of Greenwich, close to major transport routes and a 10-minute commute to central London. We are a lively and sociable practice who take the development and well-being of our staff seriously, providing ongoing training and offering outstanding career development opportunities. Working alongside leading developers, housing associations, local authorities and private clients our philosophy is centred around designing high quality solutions for the built environment; creating great places for people to live, work and play.

The Position

A fantastic opportunity has become available for an experienced Town Planner to join our expanding team. In this role you will:

  • Advise landowners, developers and investors on projects and policy issues
  • Negotiate with local planning authorities
  • Prepare and submit planning applications
  • Write and submit appeals
  • Attend meetings with clients, senior staff and local authorities
  • Present proposals at public meetings or planning committees


To be considered for this role you will have a relevant degree such as Town / City and Regional Planning, a minimum of two years’ town planning experience, preferably within a consultancy environment.

Desirable Skills

The following skills are

  • RTPI qualified
  • Experienced in business generation
  • Have budgetary control experience.
  • Managed a team.


BPTW is proud of creating a nurturing environment for all its team and career progression is rapid for those with ability.  You will have regular access to the Planning Partner and be encouraged to develop practice specialisms and your own client base.

Negotiable based on experience, we offer a competitive salary dependent on experience, plus a range of great benefits, including:

  • Regular design reviews, CPDs and social events
  • Simply Health scheme
  • Insurance cover (Life Assurance; Critical Illness; Income protection)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Pension Contribution of 3%

How to Apply

Please email a covering letter and CV along with your salary expectation to people@bptw.co.uk.