Development Planning Advice Service Team Leader

Aberystwyth, Ceredigion (Sir Ceredigion)
14 Nov 2017
24 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level
Planner, Team Leader

The post holder will lead the Development Planning Advice Service team in North Wales, to deliver timely co-ordinated advice which supports the ecosystem approach to the use of Wales’ natural resources, specifically to:

  • Provide a one stop facility for planning customers and internal statutory advice for other internal licences and permissions
  • Deliver an efficient and effective Development Planning Advice Service for customers
  • Influence Forward Planning.
  • Provide pre-planning advice to developers and for internal projects.
  • Lead on Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects.
  • Provide co-ordinated responses to development control consultations.
  • Lead on appeals and enquiries.
  • Provide protected species advice for planning and licensing.
  • Support NRW strategy implementation through the function of the team.
  • Influence local development planning and engagement with the development community.
  • Collaborate with other departments to develop, strategy, policy and processes.

We want to develop a high performing service which delivers for customers and the environment. A service with a strong team ethic in which individual’s specialism’s are recognised and valued.


  • Application closing date:  24 November 2017