Senior Planning Policy Officer – Planning Policy (CPLP993)
Maternity Cover – Up to 1 year or when post holder returns
Salary £33,782 pa - £41,881 pa dependant on relevant qualifications & experience
+ Car Allowance of up to £1,239 pa + £1,000 pa market supplement
Mid Sussex District Council is a dynamic, forward thinking local authority in the heart of southern England. We are based in easily accessible Haywards Heath, in the heart of Sussex in beautiful countryside including Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. You will be working within easy reach of London, Gatwick Airport and coastal Brighton.
We put our customers first and provide high quality services. We are seeking a qualified team player who can make a difference to our Planning Policy Team. You will help to shape the Development Plan, working on a Site Allocations document and a review of our adopted District Plan. You will lead on the development of a robust evidence base in a number of policy areas, as well as providing a range of technical planning advice to elected Members, colleagues and members of the public.
Along with this opportunity to enhance your career we offer free staff parking, subsidised gym membership for you and your family, flexible working arrangements and a generous pension scheme. Relocation expenses may be paid where appropriate.
It is essential you have a full driving licence along with a requirement to provide a car for use on Council business for which mileage will be paid.
For an informal discussion about this role please contact Andrew Marsh on 01444 477488 or email@example.com
Closing Date: 29 October 2021
Interview Dates: Week commencing 8 November 2021