Planning Support Officer
£20,493 - £22,627 per annum
Honiton – temporarily remote
Full time (37 hours per week)
Fixed Term for up to 12 months
East Devon is independently recognised as an outstanding place and so it follows that its council must also strive to be outstanding. Everything we do is aimed at ensuring that East Devon is a place that people want to live in, work in, visit and enjoy. Our ambition is to be an outstanding council which works together with local people to create great value services and an outstanding community, economy and environment for East Devon, now and for future generations.
About the role
As a Planning Support Officer, you’ll provide comprehensive and efficient administration support to the planning teams. This will include completing the registration and processing of notifications and planning applications, producing associated correspondence and assisting with general enquiries. You’ll also be responsible for updating the planning database and plotting application sites on the GIS database making sure that any history is plotted and assigned correctly.
With a good standard of education, you’ll be a confident and organised Administrator, with the ability to effectively prioritise your own workload and remain calm under pressure. You must be able to work on your own initiative and as part of a team, and have good attention to detail, particularly as you will be working within a busy office. An understanding of the planning process would be an advantage.
For an informal discussion about this role, please contact Nick Wright, Economy Practice Manager, 01395 517548 or email email@example.com
To apply online for the above position, please visit https://jobs.eastdevon.gov.uk/ or alternatively, if you do not have internet access, call 01395 517553.
For more about working for East Devon District Council visit https://eastdevon.gov.uk/careers/employee-benefits/ and https://eastdevon.gov.uk/careers/working-at-east-devon-district-council/
Closing date: 1st August 2021 Interviews: 11th August 2021