Assistant Policy Officer (2 Year Fixed Term)

Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, West Midlands
Grade I £24,174 - £26,823
06 Jun 2017
30 Jun 2017
Full Time
Job Level
Officer, Planner
Policy and Strategy

To assist with meeting new plan-making responsibilities, the Policy Team is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and proactive individual in a new Assistant Policy Officer role.

This exciting opportunity will see the successful applicant be involved in a diverse range of projects including preparation of plans and strategies, monitoring and research, and data collection and analysis. A particular focus will be to assist in the preparation of the Council’s ‘Custom and Self-Build’ and ‘Brownfield Land’ registers.

The post is ideally suited to someone with an interest in the built environment and a desire to help shape the future of Stratford-on-Avon District.

In addition to an open and friendly environment, you’ll enjoy an excellent benefits package including a minimum of 23 days’ annual leave, flexi-time and a local government Pension Scheme.

An application form and job description can be accessed via the website,, alternatively telephone the 24 hour answering service on (01789) 260711, or e-mail  The minicom number for Elizabeth House is (01789) 260747.

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Paul Harris (Senior Planner) on 01789 260314 or email

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 30 June 2017.  Interviews will be held w/c 3 July 2017.

The Council supports Equal Opportunity of employment, and positively encourages applications from people with disabilities.