Principal Development Management Planner

01 Nov 2019
29 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Carrington West are assisting their local authority client based in Essex in the search for a Principal Planner to join their Development Management team in the Town Planning Department on a initial 6 month contract.

My client is looking for a planning specialist who is confident in providing professional advice for the Council, creating and applying best practice and delivering successful planning outcomes.

Responsibilities will include resolving highly complex strategic planning projects, planning applications, development consent orders, as well as the supervision of planning and other staff in project teams.

Experience within a similar position is necessary. The successful candidate must have a minimum of 5 years' worth of recent experience in dealing with major residential (100+ dwellings) and commercial developments within a Local Planning Authority, with a proven capability of handling a large case load of complex planning applications with minimal supervision. It would be beneficial to hold a Post-graduate degree in planning, regeneration or a related discipline, and have the eligibility for membership of RTPI.

The council are looking for candidates who will be able to hit the ground running and are offering flexible working hours.

Carrington West Pay Rate - GBP45 per/hour (DOE)

Job Ref - 20345

Please call Cameron de Wit on (phone number removed) for a confidential discussion on this role, or email myself or our planning team if you are short of time to chat:

Carrington West's dedicated Town Planning Recruitment Team supply clients UK wide on both a permanent and contract basis and all levels of seniority. If this role is too senior, too junior or in a location that is unsuitable, but you are keen on options, please still feel free to apply and we can discuss other, often unadvertised roles with you

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