Growth and Development Management Officer (Ref: 8412)
£27,741 - £32,234
Having recently adopted the new local plan, the Council aims to tackle the key issues facing the district in order to meet the community's economic, environmental and social aims for the future of the area, particularly where this affects the development and use of land.
Following a re-structure, we now require a forward thinking, creative individual to facilitate growth within the District by proactively and pragmatically determine all types of planning applications to provide for sustainable development that meets the Council’s priorities and aspirations and will assist the Major Developments & Growth Team Leader in the operational aspects and delivery of the Development Management function and to act for that officer if required during their absence.
You will be a fully qualified planner of chartered status (MRTPI) or equivalent or working towards with a relevant degree and with substantial experience in planning practice and experience of dealing with a range of complex planning applications, an effective communicator and resilient under pressure, you will be able to analyse complex situations and produce achievable solutions.