Development Management Planning Officer

Posted 13 January 2023
Salary £35 - 40 per hour
LocationWest Sussex
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration3 Months
Discipline Town Planning
Contact NameCameron de Wit

Job description

Carrington West are assisting their local authority client based in Sussex in their search for a Planning Officer and Senior Officer to join their Development Management team. Both positions will be offered on a 3-6 month contract basis (Extensions expected).

We are looking for a qualified Town Planner with current experience of assessing planning and other related applications. As a Planning Officer you will take ownership of the full application process from pre application discussions, through the application process. You will manage a varied caseload of housing and commercial planning applications.
The successful candidate will be largely working remotely but you will be expected to undertake site visits where required.
It would be beneficial to hold a RTPI accredited Planning Degree or equivalent Planning qualification and/or have experience in a similar position.
Our client is looking for someone to start almost immediately and is available to interview in the coming week. If you are interested in going forward for the role then please get in contact as soon as possible using the details provided below.
Carrington West Pay Rate - £35-£40per hour (DOE)
Job Ref - 39179
Please call 02393 876014 for a confidential discussion on this role, or email the following:
Carrington West's dedicated Town Planning Recruitment Team supply clients UK wide on both a permanent and contract basis and all levels of seniority. If this role is too senior, too junior or in a location that is unsuitable, but you are keen on options, please still feel free to apply and we can discuss other, often unadvertised roles with you.