Development Plans Manager

Location
North West
Salary
£46,698 to £50,040 per annum
Posted
06 Jun 2017
Closes
21 Jun 2017
Ref
PDPM1
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Manager, Planner

St Helens is at the Heart of the North West located midway between Liverpool and Manchester, playing a key role in the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority. We are ideally situated to benefit from the Northern Powerhouse agenda.

This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic and motivated individual to drive forward planning policy to support the development agenda, including the preparation and adoption of a new Local Plan. You will also be responsible for transport policy and ensuring that we maximise the opportunities of the strategic transport agenda for the benefit of our Borough’s businesses and residents. Planning has a positive profile in St Helens and the successful candidate will ensure that we continue to support the growth of the Borough.

We are looking for a new Development Plans Manager, with excellent knowledge of Planning and Transport policy and legislation. Applicants should be able to demonstrate sound judgement, have a flexible approach to problem solving and be capable of dealing with a wide variety of situations working within a friendly, supported environment.

For an informal discussion on the above post, please contact Melanie Hale, Service Manager – Development on 01744 676115 or melaniehale@sthelens.gov.uk.

For further details and to apply please visit www.sthelens.gov.uk/jobs or contact Scott Mather on 01744 676322 or Human Resources, Town Hall, Victoria Square, St Helens, WA10 1HP or via Email recruitment@sthelens.gov.uk

Closing date: 21 June 2017.