Senior Planning Officer

LTD rate open to negotiation
29 Mar 2017
29 Apr 2017
William Shipley
Full Time
Job Level

Based in the Somerset area, one of the most historic areas England has to offer, a Local Authority is looking to recruit an ambitious and dedicated Senior Planning Officer to assist their Development Management team with a range of applications. The contract is for an initial 3 months.

About the Role

You will be working on a varied caseload of complex mid-range and major applications that include commercial, residential and change use applications. The successful candidate will deliver effective and efficient development management service, undertake site visits, draft reports and attend committee meetings.

The pay rate for this role is negotiable and dependent upon your level of experience and expertise.

The Council are ideally looking for someone to interview and start as soon as possible, however they are prepared to wait for the right candidate.

The role has been found as Inside IR35 and so the Council are ideally seeking PAYE or Umbrella candidates.

About You

The successful candidate will ideally have a few years of experience in a Local Authority based Planning Development Management role. A chartered and qualified planner (MRTPI) is preferred but not essential.


If you would be interested in applying for this role, please do send your CV to me through Planning Resource, or to

If you would like to have a chat about this role, or others, feel free to give me a call on 02077669075 - and ask for Will!