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Lanpro is one of the top 10 fastest growing planning firms in the UK with planners, architects, urban designers, heritage specialists and archaeologists based in offices across England. No agencies please.

Current Vacancies           

Architects, architectural assistants, landscape architects, urban designers, technicians, and technologists

Role: Various
Location: Nationwide
Salary: Dependent on position and experience
Type: Permanent full time  

Due to continued growth, Lanpro are seeking applications from architects, architectural assistants, landscape architects, urban designers, technicians, and technologists at all levels to join our vibrant, ambitious, and dynamic design team.

We are currently looking for individuals with a passion for design, motivation to succeed and experience in delivering high quality design for clients.

We offer the opportunity to work on an exciting breadth of projects, and exposure across a variety of RIBA stages. Current projects include residential developments, one-off houses, new-build commercial, historic buildings, strategic masterplanning, student accommodation, and major infrastructure projects.

 The applicant should:

  • hold a relevant architectural qualification and associated professional affiliations
  • have a passion for design and creative thinking
  • have an all-round technical knowledge base
  • excel at graphical communication & presentation
  • have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • be able to deliver high quality creative solutions for our clients within budget
  • be motivated, pro-active, organised and able to take initiative
  • have a keen eye for detail at all levels
  • be able to manage a varied workload of projects
  • the ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • be keen and enthusiastic, with willingness to ‘get stuck in’
  • have a desire to assist with the development of the overall business and design studio
  • be capable of multi-tasking and working within a team to meet deadlines
  • be proficient with AutoCAD
  • have working knowledge of Revit
  • have experience and understanding of the UK planning system & building regulations

Whatever your level and experience we would like to hear from you.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the development and growth of an ambitious design studio, with great career development potential, generous remuneration and flexible working environment.

Lanpro is a RIBA Chartered Practice and is part of a multidisciplinary team which provides our varied client base with planning, development, archaeology, and heritage services, with offices in Norwich, London, Chelmsford, Cambridge, York, and Manchester. We would be happy to receive applications from other geographical locations from the right candidate.  

Reward and Benefits

We offer a competitive salary at all levels.

To apply, please email a CV along with a covering letter and digital portfolio to: 


Senior Associate and Director level Planners required
Role: Associate/Director Planner
Location: Nationwide 
Salary: Dependent on position and experience 
Type: Permanent Full-time

To help with the growth of Lanpro we are now looking for Associate to Director level planners to join our London, Chelmsford, Cambridge, York, Norwich and Manchester offices. We will also consider applications from other geographical areas.

Your role may include:

  • New business generation and building on the strategic organic growth of the business, bringing clients (old or new)
  • Leading and managing teams in our regional centres
  • Pitching for new business and collaborating with our multi-disciplinary team and other external consultants
  • Key client management and developing relationships with existing clients
  • Attending client meetings and general contribution to the development of a multi-disciplinary business
  • Acting as project lead, delegating work to project teams, monitoring progress and dealing with budgets.
  • Overseeing the delivery of high quality outputs (and in accordance with our ISO accreditations)
  • Dealing with complex planning strategies and negotiations and providing overview of planning reports and applications
  • Managing and overseeing the production of Environmental Impact Assessments
  • Appraising sites and identifying development opportunities for clients
  • Tendering and working on public sector projects  
  • A focus on multidisciplinary working and new business winning
  • Stakeholder engagement and managing of relationships with LPAs and key contacts
  • Staff management, leading on recruiting, training, CPD and assessing performance of employees within team

You will ideally:

  • Have at least 10 years’ experience within town planning, with the most recent role being in consultancy
  • Be MRTPI
  • Be capable of managing a challenging and varying workload
  • Have a track-record in work-winning, and a client following either in the short or medium term
  • Be familiar with a range of business sectors such as property (strategic land, residential, commercial, care etc.), energy and renewables; public sector; education; infrastructure; leisure
  • Be a confident communicator, and good team leader with management experience
  • Have excellent written skills and technical ability
  • Understanding of commercial matters and delivering work within budget.

Reward and Benefits

We offer a competitive salary at all levels.

Get in touch

To apply please send your CV to:

Closing date for applications: 29 January 2021

Archaeological and Heritage Professionals at all Levels of Experience Wanted
Role: Archaeological and Heritage Consultants at all levels 
Location: Nationwide 
Salary: Dependent on position and experience 
Type: Permanent Full-time (part-time / home / flexible working will be considered)

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