Senior Conservation Officer

Posted 19 January 2024
Salary £35 - 40 per hour
LocationGreater London
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration3 Months
Discipline Town Planning
Contact NameNatalie Swaine

Job description

Town Planning Conservation Officer
Rate - £35-40 (guide)
Job Ref - 48529
My client in the London, is seeking experienced Senior Planning Conservation Officer - to work with the Planning Department on an initial 3 month contract.
The role is to assist the strategic planning and regeneration process by: providing specialist advice on historic buildings, conservation of the built environment and urban design such that: the historic and architectural fabric of the borough is safeguarded, enhanced and makes a positive contribution to the renewal of the Borough; and ensure that the highest possible design standards are achieved in new developments affecting the historic built environment.
Good communication skills and the ability to respond confidently in a variety of situations are essential.
My client is ideally looking for someone who has experience of working on planning applications, and who understands local authority policies and procedures.
Eligibility for membership of the Institute of Historic Building Conservation (IHBC) is desirable but not essential.
JD and can be supplied.
This role can be worked on a hybrid basis, ideally 2 days per week in the office.
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.