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Development Management Officer / Senior Planning Officer

South West

Remote working

Role details

I am working in conjunction with a Local Authority in the south-west who is currently looking for a Senior Development Planning Officer. The successful candidate will play a key role in managing significant planning projects alongside a high performing line-up, you will be helping to shape the future of the local area.

We are looking for a self-motivated and organised individual with the ability to work as part of a diligent team. As a skilled operator, you naturally look to develop plans which include clear objectives and create positive outcomes ensuring close collaboration with colleagues across the Local Authority.

Your ability to function with a high level of autonomy, leading where appropriate is a given along with excellent communication skills.

If you have an appropriate accreditation/registration with a professional body that's a bonus, not a clincher

As a Senior Development Management Officer, you will:

  • Be an accomplished Town Planner
  • Have knowledge of Planning legislation, S106 agreements and environmental impact assessments
  • Work and liaise with planning enforcement team, developers, agencies, council members, and other specialists
  • Provide recommendations for the planning applications that are put to the Planning Authority

Next steps

Please call me, Lola Balogun or email your C.V. even if you feel like this is not right for you, I still would like to hear from you.