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Planning Officer x2

  • Reference: HFC/17/39536
  • Published on: Mon 24/07/2017 10:35 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 04/09/2017 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
  • Hours:
  • Salary: Scale 4 - PO2, £21,546 - £36,912 pa (in addition the role is subject to up to 10% Performance Related Pay)
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Hammersmith and Fulham
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Planning Officer x 2 – Development Management

London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham’s newly combined Regeneration, Planning and Housing service is determined to maintain the council’s reputation as one of London’s best. With big plans for delivering high profile development and regeneration projects, this ambitious service has a very exciting future ahead.

To ensure their continued success, the council are looking to appoint two Planning Officers. The successful candidates will play a key role in delivering a high quality, effective and efficient development management and planning service.

We will look to you to manage a caseload of applications, appeals and pre-applications. You will investigate and report on applications for planning permission and all other consents and certificates under the Planning Act.

You will also prepare reports for committee as required.

About you

We are looking for a talented and knowledgeable planning professional, ready to take an exciting step forward in their career. Your expertise will have been gained through either a professional qualification or considerable professional experience.

Your knowledge and experience will provide you with the confidence to undertake negotiations and present complex information to a range of audiences.

Those that succeed here, come to us with a common set of characteristics. Our team all share our positivity towards bettering our communities through great developments and delivering regeneration on the ground.

To help us succeed even further, we need professionals with people skills and customer focus. Those who can play a productive and positive role, both within their teams and with our customers and residents.

About us

We have recently combined our Regeneration, Planning and Housing services to ensure that we can provide the highest level of service for our residents. The shared service will enable more joined up working between the separate teams and ensure that we are all working towards the same goals.

We are thriving as a borough, with significant regeneration happening throughout. We have a strong reputation for taking on big projects, consistently finding solutions to the challenges we face.

Talk to anyone within the council and they’ll tell you the same thing – our people love it here. There is an overwhelming feeling of pride, because big things happen here and the team know about our even bigger ambitions for the future.

Closing: Monday 4th September

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