Senior Enforcement Officer

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    £45 - £50 per hour

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    Rashani Johnson

Senior Enforcement Officer (Local Authority)

Duration:6-9 Month Contract (Likely extension)

Location: Southeast of England

Rate: £45-£50ph (Inside IR35)

Role details:

Panoramic Associates is currently supporting a Local Authority based in the Southeast of England to help in the search for an enthusiastic and passionate individual to fill the role of Senior Enforcement Officer.

As Senior Enforcement Officer you will be responsible for dealing with complex enforcement cases covering all unauthorised developments relating to the Planning Acts, allocating enforcement enquires to Junior enforcement and compliance officers, and supervising their work.

Other Areas of the role:

  • To prepare statements of case and proofs of evidence for appeals relating to enforcement and compliance functions and to attend Informal Hearings and Public Inquiries as to the Council's professional witness.
  • Checking planning permissions/consents to ensure that development proceeds in accordance with approved plans and conditions and for this purpose carrying out necessary site inspections.
  • To ensure the efficient and customer-focused handling of a caseload of delegated and committee compliance and enforcement cases through the statutory process including appeals procedures and present cases to the Development Control Committee.

To be successful in this role, you will have substantial experience working as a Senior Enforcement Officer in a Local Authority setting. You will be articulate, have excellent communication skills and show a clear commitment to providing outstanding customer service.

The post is a 6-9 Month contract (with a likely extension) and offers hybrid working. Interviews will be taking place virtually in the coming weeks.

If you have the relevant skills and attributes then apply today!