Major Applications Officer

Carrington West
London (South)
£36.00 per hour
03 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Major Applications 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 Major Applications Officer to join a Busy Local Authority in London on an initial 6 month basis. The Role The post holder will manage their own caseload of Major planning applications and projects. They will be tasked with representing the council at high level meetings and committee. They will take a lead role in ensuring that a development management approach to large scale development is undertaken which accords with development plan policies and ensures that residents are put first first. Given the large scale of development proposals that can be dealt with by the major applications team the post holder will be expected to lead on complex S106 negotiations, have a comprehensive knowledge of planning processes and planning legislation. They will also need to be able to influence the design of development so should have experience of place shaping and masterplanning. Expertise The successful candidate will have membership to the RTPI, have significant post qualification experience within Development Management 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, have experience of dealing with all levels off planning applications, have experience of dealing with appeals, have experience presenting to committee and a good understanding of planning legislation. Salary - Up to £36 per hour LTD 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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