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Principal Planning Officer

  • Location:

    East Sussex

  • Sector:

    Town Planning

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £40 per hour

  • Contact:

    Cameron de Wit

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876014

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Carrington West are assisting their local authority client based in East Sussex in the search for a Principal Planner to join their Development management team in the Town Planning Department on a initial 3 month contract. This role will be fully remote despite the need to collect and erect site notices and carry out site visits (1 Day per week).

My client is looking for a planning specialist who is confident and comfortable with assessing major applications will little help. Experience with the software Accolade is also desirable.
Experience within a similar position is necessary. The ideal candidate would have recent reports to demonstrate their ability to deal with Major Applications of at least 50 dwellings or employment/commercial space of 1,000 to 2,000 sqm.
It would be beneficial to hold a Post-graduate degree in planning, regeneration or a related discipline, and have the eligibility for membership of RTPI.


Carrington West Pay Rate - £40 per/hour 

Job Ref - 23695 


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.