Senior Planner (Specialist Development Management)

South Somerset
Grade 7 £34,788 - £38,813
20 Sep 2019
07 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Level
Planner, Senior

Senior Planner (Specialist Development Management)

Salary Range: Grade 7 £34,788 - £38,813

Relocation Package: up to £6,500

*Flexible working from home/office, as and when suits you and the business. This could include a compressed working week, based on outcomes.    

The Role

We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Senior Planner to join our forward thinking and dynamic Development Management department. We are an ambitious authority looking to deliver growth and provide innovative and high quality developments.

At Grade 7 you will have a varied case load including complex minor and major applications with the opportunity to masterplan our key market towns. You will lead at committee meetings and represent the authority at planning appeals. Mentoring and supporting responsibilities will naturally go with this more senior role and you will also support the Lead Specialist.

We are looking for talented applicants who can demonstrate an adaptable and flexible approach, coupled with an ability to work on your own initiative. You will need to be organised and self-motivated but also a committed team player.

Closing Date: 7th October 2019, 10am

Interview Date: week commencing 21st October 2019

Job Reference: 1784


To apply for this role, please submit your CV and supporting statement to If you would like to discuss this post before applying please contact Simon Fox, Lead Specialist 01935 462509