Senior Planning Officer

Location
England, Essex
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Jul 2017
Ref
OR/075826
Contact
Public Sector Team
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Planner

We have a great opportunity for a Senior Planner to join a forward thinking local authority planning team based in Essex. This is a Local Authority who are in the early stages of a number of large scale regeneration programmes and they are looking for a Senior Planner who will be fully involved with all aspects of development management case work. Our client is keen to give people the chance to take on roles with a high level of responsibility and you will be expected to show enthusiasm towards further development of your own skills.

You will assess all types of planning and associated applications, carry out site visits and consultation as well as lead on negotiations for a range of planning applications. On a daily basis you will be expected to produce accurate, detailed written reports within our clients agreed timescales which may mean you are often working to demanding deadlines.

The successful candidate in this role will be an established DM Planner and an appropriate degree level qualification is required. You will need to be comfortable managing your own caseload and able to work well under pressure when required. You will need to be well organised and confident dealing with external third parties and able to produce well written communications.

This is a permanent position and the client is offering a salary of between £35,444 - £46,967 per annum. Please feel free to get in contact for further information.