Senior Planning Officer (Enforcement)

Location
Lichfield,
Salary
Grade I: £30,153 to £33,437 per annum plus essential car user allowance
Posted
09 Mar 2017
Closes
24 Mar 2017
Ref
P00082
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Officer, Planner
Specialism
Enforcement, Planning

Senior Planning Officer (Enforcement) Ref: P00082

Development Management

Grade I: £30,153 to £33,437 per annum plus essential car user allowance

Lichfield is a historic cathedral city located 30 mins north of Birmingham. The district as a whole comprises a mixture of unspoilt towns and villages lying adjacent to many areas of open parkland and forests.

An opportunity has arisen to join Lichfield’s Development Management Planning Enforcement Team. You will have responsibility for your own enforcement caseload, which will include serving notices and representing the Council on any enforcement appeals and court hearings.  You will also manage the Planning Enforcement Team, with line manager responsibility for an Enforcement Assistant and lead on the production and implementation of policies and procedures related to the Council’s planning enforcement function. 

You should have good organisational and communication skills, with the ability to deal with all customers tactfully and diplomatically in relation to planning enforcement matters.  You should possess a planning qualification and significant experience in Local Government Planning Enforcement. Also, you should hold a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle.

This is a re-advertisement with updated person specification. For more information or an informal discussion, please contact Claire Billings (Planning Development Manager) on 01543 308171 (Mon-Thurs) or claire.billings@lichfielddc.go.uk

For further information and to apply please click the apply button.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 24th March 2017 

Interviews will take place on 3rd or 4th April 2017