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Development Manager

  • Employer: Rother District Council
  • Reference: DM/Oct18/S+P
  • Published: Mon 22/10/2018, 13:00 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 19/11/2018, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: Up to £48,258 per annum + £2,907 Car Allowance per annum. Starting salary dependent on qualifications and experience
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: East Sussex

Strategy and Planning Service

Full time - 37 hours per week, Permanent contract

Up to £48,258 per annum + £2,907 Car Allowance per annum

Starting salary dependent on qualifications and experience

Rother District Council is looking to appoint a suitable candidate to the role of Development Manager following the retirement of the current post holder. A qualified and experienced Town Planner with suitable management experience, you will be driven with vision and enthusiasm to be able to lead a friendly and committed team to deliver planned development in the District. You will also have a working understanding of conservation matters and rural planning policy having particular regard to the beautiful historic character of “1066 Country” and the High Weald AONB.
As the Council’s lead professional advisor on development management matters you will be responsible for overseeing the processing and determination of all planning and related applications, appeals and enforcement matters, and will manage the planning and enforcement officers, as well as conservation and design professionals.
 Key requirements for this role include leadership skills, excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to build effective working relationships with various outside bodies, the public and politicians, including working closely with the Planning Committee.
Relocation packages are available to assist the right candidate.
If you would like an informal discussion regarding this vacancy, please contact Tim Hickling, Head of Service – Strategy and Planning on: (01424) 787651 or via email: Tim.Hickling@rother.gov.uk
The job description and application form are available to download from our website: www.rother.gov.uk
Should you have any difficulty accessing our website, please contact the Corporate and Human Resources Service: telephone (01424) 787704.
Any queries and applications returned electronically should be emailed to: recruitment@rother.gov.uk
The closing date for receipt of applications is midday on: Monday 19th November 2018
Interviews will be held on: Wednesday 5th December and Thursday 6th December 2018

How to Apply

The job description and application form are available to download from our website: www.rother.gov.uk Should you have any difficulty accessing our website, please contact the Corporate and Human Resources Service: telephone (01424) 787704. Any queries and applications returned electronically should be emailed to: recruitment@rother.gov.uk
  • Employer: Rother District Council
  • Reference: DM/Oct18/S+P
  • Published: Mon 22/10/2018, 13:00 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 19/11/2018, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: Up to £48,258 per annum + £2,907 Car Allowance per annum. Starting salary dependent on qualifications and experience
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: East Sussex

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