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Development Management Senior Planner

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Development Management Senior Planner

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Town Planning

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £35 - 40 per hour

  • Contact:

    Cameron de Wit

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876014

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Carrington West are assisting their local authority client based in East Anglia in their search for a Senior Planning Officer. This will be offered on a rolling 3-month contract - Fully remote basis.

This post is to assist with an increase in all applications, and subsequent appeals. Principally, you will be dealing with the councils backlog due to a high volume of planning applications of all development types. You will therefore be expected to deal with a range of complex minor applications and some major developments. Due to the rural nature of the authority, there is a range of commercial and leisure applications in addition to housing schemes.
The ideal candidate will have experience dealing with a range of planning applications. The right candidate should have experience in a similar position and be motivated, technically knowledgeable, and have a strong customer service ethos.
You will be required to have some knowledge and experience of working within a council planning team as you will be expected to hit the ground running. It would be beneficial to hold a RTPI accredited Planning Degree or equivalent Planning qualification and/or have experience in a similar position.

Carrington West Pay Rate - £35 to £40p/h (DOE)
Job Ref - 24834

Please call Cameron de Wit on 02393 876014 for a confidential discussion on this role, or email myself or our planning team if you are short of time to chat:

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.