Development Management Officer

South Downs Centre, Midhurst
£24,039 to £28,000 (subject to qualification & experience)
11 Apr 2019
28 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level
Manager, Officer

Development Management Officer 

The South Downs National Park offers a unique and fulfilling environment in which to develop a planning career.  As a Development Management Officer you will have a case load of householder and other planning applications where the Authority delivers the planning service directly.  You will travel to the application sites, assess the planning issues and make recommendations to the team leader and on occasion to the planning committee. You will also liaise with a wide variety of consultees inside the Authority, including our national park rangers, and external bodies.

This is a career grade post and is suitable for a graduate or someone part way through their professional training.  Starting salary and future progression will depend on level of qualification and experience and competency in the role. So if you are looking to start your career in planning or have some experience and want to develop you knowledge and skills within the South Downs National Park dealing with a wide variety of challenging applications in a sensitive landscape, then this could be the right opportunity for you.

If this does sound like something that interests you and you think you can really add value to the role and meet the person specification, then please apply! 

Closing Date: 11:30pm Sunday 28 April 2019
Interview Date: Friday 10 May 2019

If you would like to apply and find out more about this position, please click the 'Apply button' to be directed to our website where you can download the job pack and application form.

No agencies please.