About the Role
In this post you will be a member of the planning policy team responsible for monitoring and reporting the delivery of projects funded from contributions collected via the Council’s Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL). You will be supporting the Local CIL Spending Panels who recommend where Local CIL funds are spent. You will then monitor the delivery of Local CIL funded projects by other Council departments and partner organisations. You will assist with the review of the Council’s 5-year programme of Strategic CIL projects: including new call for projects and analysis of project bids and support other team members.
About the Person
• We are looking for someone who cares about a place having the infrastructure it needs. You will be organised and an excellent communicator with a great eye for detail. You will be able to work well on your own and as part of a team, keeping motivated and being adaptable to the task in hand.
Excellent numerical skills and competence in the use of spreadsheets, knowledge and understanding of the planning system, in particular the Community Infrastructure Levy and infrastructure delivery. Excellent interpersonal skills, attention to detail and a methodical approach to working are vital.
• Qualifications and experience (if required) –
Excellent knowledge of Excel, experience of project delivery, knowledge of CIL Implementation and Exicom would be desirable.
In exchange for your expertise, experience and enthusiasm, we will offer support in continuing your personal and career development, in addition to providing a wide range of employment linked benefits.
We provide you with competitive annual leave, and contribute 15% towards the LGPS pension scheme. You will also have access to a range of discounts including local and high street stores, and salary sacrifice schemes including a cycle lease scheme, and ‘Better’ leisure centre membership.
For an informal discussion about the role, please call Ian Dunsford (Planning Policy Manager) on 01737 27 6889 or Tanya Mankoo-Flatt on 01737 27 6402 (Principal Planning Officer).
We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer, supporting the guaranteed interview scheme for disabled and ex-armed forces candidates, who meet the essential criteria for the role.
Closing date: 9.00am, 7 December 2020
Interview date: w/c 14 December 2020
Values and Behaviours
Our great working environment and the values and behaviours of every individual and team in the Council, help to evolve the culture of our organisation to become more commercial, innovative and embracing of change. Successful applicants to our career opportunities will be able to demonstrate they share the values and behaviours we seek in our organisation.