Senior Planning Officer

England, Surrey
£30 - £40 per hour + OUTSIDE SCOPE of IR35
21 Oct 2017
18 Nov 2017
Jamie Vear-Altog
Full Time
Development Control

This Surrey based Local Authority is on the lookout for Senior Planning Officers to add to their existing capacity.

It makes it an opportunistic location for an experienced planner to utilise their current skillset in a well-performing Local Planning Authority.

About the role

You will be required to take on a ranged caseload of complex planning applications and development control issues (involving Conservation Areas, Listed Buildings Consent, Green Belt matters etc.) whilst undertaking negotiations with applicants/prospective developers and representatives of other Council departments.

You may also be required to deputise for your relevant manager and take on duty for mentoring and assisting junior staff when required.

About you

The successful candidate will ideally be MRTPI accredited and must hold a degree relative to Town Planning. You should also have proven experience working on similar projects in the UK and knowledge to hit the ground running with little to no supervision.

You will have excellent knowledge of Planning Legislation whilst exercising a desire to keep knowledge up-to-date and maintaining competency to adapt to changing legislation.


If you would like to be considered, please click apply or submit your CV to jamie.vear- If you would prefer to have a discreet chat about these roles in more detail or would like some free market advice, please feel free to call me (Jamie) on 02077669067.

The team are always on the lookout for experienced Town Planners and thus more than happy to receive speculative applications.