Planners / Urban Designers (all levels) - Hampshire County Council

£32,752 - £53,065

We are seeking to appoint talented and highly motivated town planners, urban designers, or those with a dual qualification in both these disciplines, to join our Planning and Urban Design Team. You will operate in a client-side role for a significant public landowner / master developer, to positively plan and design high quality and sustainable places across Hampshire, within an award-winning Property Services team with a turnover of £27 million per annum.

Our diverse and ambitious programme of planning and design work across a £3 billion property portfolio includes a pipeline of strategic land sites ranging from 100 to 3,500 homes, local plan promotion, securing planning permission for surplus land, supporting capital projects and external public commissions. Projects include Manydown garden community in Basingstoke and Uplands Farm in Hedge End which have received national recognition for placemaking.

In response to internal succession and growth of the team through new business, the following positions are available:

Principal Planner / Urban Designer - applying your significant relevant experience, you will lead on major projects and programmes of work, manage others in the team and support the leadership of the Strategy function.

Senior Planner / Urban Designer – with several years’ relevant experience and an ability to manage projects, you will deliver on a range of workstreams and support others in the team.

Planner / Urban Designer – with a few years’ relevant experience, you will deliver planning and urban design projects and support wider programmes of work.

We offer a collaborative team environment with opportunity for progression, flexible working arrangements, pension scheme and a strong commitment to continuous development through in-house training programmes, professional qualifications and APC mentoring.


To find out more details on the positions and on how to apply please visit the website


Contract Type: Permanent

Interview Date: 9 - 11 July 2019

Closing Date: 23 June 2019