Senior Principal Planning Officer

England, London, East London
04 Oct 2017
01 Nov 2017
Ollie Melton
Full Time
Job Level
Consultant, Officer, Planner

Senior Principal Planning Officer

Building and Construction - East London

My client, an East London based Local Authority is looking for a Senior Principal Planning Officer to join their team within the Building and Construction industry. This role will be within the public sector. The suitable candidate for the role will be responsible for managing and achieving quality planning outcomes and meeting national and local performance targets. Candidates will also have a proven record of being responsible for their own caseload of planning applications and related matters. The postholder can work two days at home with at least 3 days in the office.

The Senior Principal Planning Officer vacancy will be for an initial 3-6 months with potential for extension subject to internal circumstance and your performance.

Senior Principal Planning Officer requirements:

  • Must have at least 3 years of local authority experience of processing large minors and major applications. That experience should be recent.
  • Must be computer literate
  • Must be able to progress work quickly to meet deadlines and able to pick up on issues that are relevant to the consideration of an application
  • Must be able to write reports well, without series of typos etc
  • Preferably familiar with Acolate

Benefits of working with Ackerman Pierce:

  • Your own personal consultant
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  • Access to CPD
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To discuss the Senior Principal Planning Officer vacancy, or any similar Building and Construction vacancies we currently have available in East London, please contact Ollie Melton or email your updated CV today.