Principal Policy Consultant

England, East Midlands
£35 - £42 per hour + Onsite Mileage
11 Oct 2017
18 Oct 2017
Ben Young
Full Time
Job Level
Policy and Strategy

An East Midlands Local Authority is seeking a Principal Policy Planner to take the lead in the Council's preparation of the new Local Plan.

This is the perfect opportunity to diversify your experience if you are already working at Principal level, or make the step up if you are currently at a Senior level.

It would be beneficial for you to have Local Authority experience working on Policy Planning, relating to Local Plans. But, Private Sector experience would also be considered. You will be assisting the Council in the progression their Local Plan which is due for public consultation on the preferred options stage. You will be involved in projects to support the Local Plan preparation such as Housing Availability assessments, and liaising with other Councils in the area carrying joint work.

A Degree or Diploma in Town Planning, or related discipline, and Chartered membership or eligible for Chartered membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute would be highly advantageous.

The contract will be for an initial three months but has the potential to extend past this. Rates will be dependent on the candidate's level of experience. The Council can offer a day home working and can be flexible with hours.

You will be joining the Local Authority at a very exciting time. If you would like to join this vibrant team working in a towards changing the future of the area please do get in touch on or to find out more drop me a line on 0207 766 9086.

Speak soon!