Senior Planning Officer

Location
Rugby, Warwickshire
Salary
£27,668 - £31,601
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Officer, Planner

Rugby is one of the fastest growing towns in the country and we’re in the process of planning for more. We need an experienced and highly motivated individual to play an integral role in our growth agenda and deliver our Local Plan through the crucial final stages to adoption.

In addition to progressing the Local Plan, you will also have an essential role in the production of other policy documents, our strategic allocations and providing advice on planning applications. You will have strong interpersonal skills and be able to engage in a positive way with colleagues, members of the council and the public in providing policy advice and support to communities producing Neighbourhood Plans.

You will need to have a relevant degree or equivalent qualification, experience of Local Plan production and possess excellent communication and advisory skills. A driving license and access to a car for business use is essential.

For an informal discussion about this role, please call Victoria Chapman, our Development Strategy Manager on 01788 533758.

You can view full details of this job via our website, where you can also apply online. Please visit our website by clicking apply.

Alternatively, postal application packs can be obtained by calling 01788 533564.

Closing date: 13 August 2017.

Interview date: 30 August 2017.

Rugby Borough Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer.