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Senior Planning Officer

  • Location:

    East Sussex

  • Sector:

    Town Planning

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £45 per hour

  • Contact:

    Liam Shea

  • Contact email:

    liam.shea@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393876079

  • Job ref:

    JO0000038065

  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    27/12/2022

  • Startdate:

    21/11/2022

Senior Planning Officer
Sussex
£45p/h OUTSIDE IR35
6 month initial contract
Do you want to work for a highly motivated local authority planning team who consistently delivers a high level of service?
 
You will be working with a mix of office and remote working, with the exception of site visits and key meetings. The office location can be discussed upon application to the role.
 
This newly created role is because of an increase in workload due to continued development in the local area. The local authority is looking to bring in an experienced officer that can hit the ground running with minimal supervision.
You will be required to work both individually and as part of a team to continue the high level of service that the local authority operate to currently. You will be managing a mixed caseload of applications so must be comfortable with this variety.
 
To be successful in this position you MUST HAVE:
·Be comfortable working from home and the office. As the demands for on local government are changing, you will need to show that you are adaptable in your approach to accepting new work, challenges and ways of working.
·Please note this role would suit an experienced planning officer OR a senior planning  officer looking for more responsibility.
·Experience working through a mixed caseload including major applications
Role & Responsibilities:
·You will be involved in working on a mixed caseload including major applications
·Mentoring some of the more junior planning officers
·Working as part of a team to ensure all targets and deadlines are met.
On offer is an hourly rate of up to £45p/h depending on experience.
 
This role will move quickly and is unique opportunity to join a growing local authority.
To avoid missing out please apply today with a copy of your CV then call Liam Shea on 02393876079 for more information.
If you are a Town Planner who is interested in job opportunities but this role is not of interest, please still apply then we can consider you for other positions.