Senior Planning Officer

Location
Derbyshire
Salary
Grade 9 (SCP 27-30 - £30,507- £32,878 per annum)
Posted
14 Feb 2019
Closes
03 Mar 2019
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Officer, Planner, Senior

Do you want to work in one of the most beautiful Districts in the Country, combining spectacular countryside with easy access to Derby, Nottingham, Sheffield and Manchester? If so, an opportunity has arisen to work within Derbyshire Dales District Council’s Development Management team to help deliver the overall vision, objectives and policies of the recently adopted Derbyshire Dales Local Plan. Dealing with a varied caseload of mainly complex work you will need to be an experienced and confident Planner with a proven track record of delivering high quality development, whilst being able to maximise the benefits resulting from new development for existing and future residents of the District.

The successful candidate must be well organised and self-motivated with the ability to work under pressure. You must have excellent communication and negotiation skills and the ability to ensure our team delivers a high quality service to our customers.  We would expect the successful candidate to have had at least 3 years’ Development Management experience and to be able to demonstrate excellent Planning judgement.

In return we can offer you the opportunity to further develop your career within an excellent authority, with the benefits of car user allowance, flexitime and professional development opportunities.

For further information please contact Jon Bradbury, Development Manager on 01629 761331; or email jon.bradbury@derbyshiredales.gov.uk

Please apply online by clicking on the 'Apply Button'

If you are unable to apply on line, please contact Corporate Support on 01629 761325 or email corporatesupport@derbyshiredales.gov.uk for an application form.

Closing date: 3 March 2019

Interview date: 19 March 2019