M272 Team Leader Development Management

Leicester, Leicestershire
Grade PO3 (SCP 37 – 40) £40,876 - £43,857 + Essential Car User Allowance
20 Jul 2021
12 Sep 2021
Permanent
Full Time
Manager, Team Leader

Grade PO3 (SCP 37 – 40) £40,876 - £43,857 + Essential Car User Allowance

Charnwood is a vibrant borough, with council offices based in Loughborough, Leicestershire. The borough has a mix of market towns as well as attractive conservation villages. Charnwood’s busy Development Management team processes in excess of 2500 planning applications each year of all types, with a vison to improve the economy, quality of life and environment, as set out in our adopted core strategy

The Opportunity

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, motivated and organised planning professional who is keen to make a significant contribution in leading the performance and achievements of our Development Management Team.  We will offer you plentiful and varied experience in a key role within our Development Management service and an opportunity to contribute to the emerging local plan and ultimately its implementation.

Who are we looking for?

You will need to be a team player with a positive approach, willing to contribute to the delivery of transformational change and continuous improvement to secure excellent customer service. You will have significant experience of dealing with complex planning applications and appeals and the ability to lead the team in the processing and determination of planning applications, while carrying a small case load of more complex proposals yourself.

In return, we offer the following key benefits:

  • Agile working
  • Professional fees paid
  • Onsite parking
  • Subsidised leisure facilities
  • Town Centre & Train Station walking distance to office
  • Leicester, Nottingham & Derby less than 30 mins away

How to Apply

Applications can be submitted online via the Charnwood Borough Council website (www.charnwood.gov.uk/jobs).  For an informal and confidential discussion, please call Jacqueline Jackson on 07595464216 or email [email protected] .