Planning Officer

Posted 18 January 2024
Salary £35 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration6 Months
Discipline Town Planning
Contact NameCameron DeWit

Job description

Carrington West are assisting their local authority client based in the East of England in their search for an Interim Planning Officer to join their Development Management team. This will be offered on a 3-6 month initial contract (Extensions likely); you will be expected to deal with a caseload of householder applications, pre applications, and potentially some small scale minor applications (Such as 1-2 houses).
Our client is willing to offer a flexible working situation, with an expectation of site visits being required once a month.
We are looking for a qualified Town Planner with recent local authority planning experience and the ability to hit the ground running in picking up their own caseload.  
It would be beneficial to hold a RTPI accredited Planning Degree or equivalent Planning qualification and/or have experience in a similar position.
Interviews are due to take place imminently, if this post is of interest, please do get in touch or apply below.

Carrington West Pay Rate - £35p/h (DOE)
Job Ref - 48237
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.