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Town Planning Officer - Development Mangement

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Town Planning Officer - Development Mangement

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Town Planning

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £25 - 32 per hour

  • Contact:

    Ben Hitchman

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 027

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Town Planning Officer (x2) - Development Management
East Anglia
£25-32p/h (DOE)
Initial 6 Month Contract
Job Ref - 27344
Do you want to work for a highly motivated local authority planning team who consistently delivers a high level of service?
My client in Cambridgeshire is seeking the services of two experience planning officer to join their DM team for initial 6-month contracts.

Essential criteria you must possess to be selected for an interview:
·Must have at least two years' experience in development management including managing a caseload of householder and minor planning applications, dealing with pre-applications and providing planning advice to members of the public.
·Good communications skills; both written and oral.
·Good customer service skills.
·Able to work as part of a team.
·Good knowledge of planning legislation.
·Well organised and able to prioritise work on a day-by-day basis.
·Good inter-personal and negotiation skills.
·Able to work on own initiative.
·Ability to carry out site visits.
Experience you require:
·Experience of working in a planning development management context as part of a team
·Experience of carrying a large caseload of householder and minor planning applications as well as dealing with pre-application enquiries and providing advice to the public.
·Experience of working with local and national planning policies.
·Experience of dealing with a range of customers including residents, parish councils, members, other Council services.
Carrington West are willing to offer up to £32 per hour for this position.
To be successful in this position you MUST BE:
·A Qualified Town Planner with significant experience within a Local Authority Planning Department
To avoid missing out please apply today with a copy of your CV then call Ben Hitchman on 02393876027
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.