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We recognise that our team is the foundation upon which our success is built.  At MEP we ensure that we create an environment where each individual is valued for who they are, recognised for their contributions and given the chance to become the very best that they can be.  MEP is a small compact team with a genuine camaraderie between each member, ensuring that we are all invested in the growth and development of the business. We have a ‘work hard have fun’ ethos where we celebrate success.

We are seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic and career-oriented senior planner to join our forward thinking team located within the beautiful market town of Tetbury, Gloucestershire.  

Based in Tetbury, a market town located in the Cotswolds, MEP is a specialist town planning consultancy comprising a compact team which delivers innovative services for clients; planning and regeneration, research, leading-edge engagement, strategy and policy development.  Involved in a range of projects including eco towns, large urban extensions, rural estates, residential and commercial development, MEP works on projects across a wide range of locations within the UK.

As a small business, MEP can be more flexible and adaptable than larger practices, providing an exemplary planning service to its clients. This is therefore an exciting and excellent opportunity to join a growing and ambitious company within a role which offers progression and professional development.

The Roles

  • Hybrid, based out of offices in Tetbury.
  • Co-ordinating the preparation and negotiation of large-scale and complex mixed use residential and/or commercial planning applications.
  • Leading and managing a wide range of pre-application enquiries, planning applications and planning appeals, which may involve co-ordinating a multi-disciplinary team of consultants.
  • Shaping the promotion strategies for development projects.
  • Supporting colleagues in larger, strategic projects.
  • Managing project case loads, including pre-application enquiries, planning applications, applications for LBC, appeals and local plan reps.

The Right Person

  • Good understanding of UK planning system.
  • Degree in Town Planning or related discipline, and RTPI qualified.
  • Desire to work in a small but fast-growing company.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong work ethic
  • Full driving licence

Benefits include the following

  • Competitive pay.
  • Holiday allowance
  • Pension contributions.
  • Gym membership
  • Payment of professional subscriptions.
  • Strong technical training and mentoring.
  • Working with a small, friendly, fun team allowing access to a variety of planning projects.

Interested… Please contact Anne Pawsey ( with your covering letter and CV.