We are looking to appoint a keen, well organised, and motivated person to join our busy Development Management team as a Planning Assistant. The successful candidate will support the team whilst managing a caseload of predominantly householder planning applications. The successful candidate will also be responsible for providing pre-application advice to developers and the general public.
Together with a degree or equivalent qualification in a planning related subject e.g. Geography, Economics or Social Science you should have good communication skills, sound judgment and the ability to work effectively on your own and also as a team member. Knowledge and understanding of current planning legislation and experience of working in development management work is highly desirable.
For an informal discussion about the post, contact Lyndsey Hayes, Development Manager, Planning Services, Tel: 01253 887230.