Senior Development Management Officer

Carrington West
London (South)
£25 - £30 per hour
30 Sep 2016
31 Oct 2016
Senior Development Control Officer Carrington West's dedicated Town and Country Planning Recruitment Team operate UK wide and we are delighted to be assisting our client with their search for a Senior Development Control Officer to join a busy London based Authority on an ongoing contract. The Role To assess all types of planning and associated applications including site visit(generally unaccompanied), consultation, negotiation written report and recommendation to agreed timescales, including responsibility for major development proposals. To liaise with Planning Enforcement and Legal Services to progress of planning enforcement work to agreed timescales. Negotiate agreements under S.106 of the Town and Country Planning Act where appropriate to secure wider benefit from development proposals. Deal with planning appeals and represent the Council at Informal Hearings and Public Inquiries. Deal with planning enquiries from agents, applicants and the public. Give pre-application planning advice to prospective developers. Advise local Societies, Associations and Groups on planning issues, including attendance at meetings as required. Deal with correspondence arising from development control work. Deal with correspondence on planning issues from MP.'s and Councillors. Expertise The successful candidate will have Experience of Town Planning, ideally within a Local Authority, be a strong communicator with a great understanding of customer care, have an ability to work in a logical manner and have a flexibility and willingness to help. Qualifications Due to the nature of the role the successful candidate will ideally have a degree in Town and Country planning or equivalent. Salary - £25 to £30 per hour DOE Footnote: If this role is too senior, too junior, or too far for you to travel but you are looking for your next role in Town Planning, please call our Town Planning team on 02392 704037, we are keen to discuss our non-advertised opportunities with you. Carrington West has a dedicated team offering town planning jobs in the UK town planning sector. Our Town Planning Team operate within the interim, contract and permanent employment markets within town planning. Our town planning candidates benefit from many years' experience of placing professionals into local authorities UK wide. As with all our council client base, Carrington West service some of the most desirable town planning consultancy jobs available. We have considerable experience in recruiting for town planners, development management officers, policy planners, regeneration planners, project managers and urban designers. For a discrete conversation or to find out about the latest town planning jobs we have available, please contact our Town Planning Team today on 02392 704037. This job was originally posted as

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