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DM Team Leader (Town Planning)

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DM Team Leader (Town Planning)

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Town Planning

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £55 - 65 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ben Hitchman

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 027

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


DM Team Leader (Town Planning)
£55-65 p/day
Initial 6 Month Contract
Job Ref - 35605

My local authority client based in the Midlands, is currently seeking a Planning Team Leader to look after one of the area Development Management Teams for an initial 6-month contract.
·To act as Team Leader for one of the Development Management teams, leading, motivating, managing and developing staff to provide a high quality, efficient and value for money development management service.
·To allocate work, set targets, manage performance of the relevant team and to ensure it meets professional standards, service and corporate priorities and targets.
·To ensure that planning decisions in the team are made (and seen to be made) with the utmost integrity and impartiality.
·To manage complaints/queries about service delivery in accordance with Council policy and to identify and implement any lessons learned.
·Supporting the Development Management Manager in the liaison, communication and meeting with applicants, agents, District Councillors, members of the Public, Parish/Town Councils, businesses and any other stakeholders as necessary to discuss and negotiate on planning and enforcement matters
My client has provided me with the JD which can be sent out upon request.
This contract can be worked on a hybrid basis with some office work needed, but this can be discussed on an individual basis.
Carrington West Pay Rate - £55-65 per hour
Please call Ben Hitchman on 02393 876027 for a confidential discussion on this role, or email me 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.