PERMANENT: 37 hours per week
SALARY: £38,813 to £41,675
We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate to fill the post of Area Planning Officer, who will be able to lead a small team of planning case officers responsible for Development Management issues working across the District.
You will be able to co-ordinate and manage the distribution and processing of casework within an area team if so required, undertake a small caseload of important applications and development management related projects. It will be important to coordinate this with the other Area Planning Officers. You will also have an involvement with the preparation of policy guidance and documents as necessary.
The successful applicant will fulfill an essential role providing assistance to the Group Manager and Head of Planning and Regeneration in the overall management and development of the development management service. You will represent the District Council at Public Inquiries and Informal Hearings as necessary.
It is essential you be experienced in managing a caseload of complex, major applications and it is desirable that you will previously have lead and managed a team.
Please note depending on the current circumstances, interviews may be held in person or virtually.
To find out more
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Eileen Paterson on 07967 179698.