Principal Planning Officer

  • Job Reference: 1108699563-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Carrington West
  • Location: Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £50.00 to £70.00 Per Hour
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Principal Planning Officer
£50 to £70 DOE
Do you want to work for a highly motivated local authority planning team who consistently delivers a high level of service?

You will be mainly working from home, with the exception of site visits and key meetings. The office location can be discussed upon application to the role.

This newly created role is because of an increase in workload due to continued development in the local area. The local authority is looking to bring in an experienced planner that can hit the ground running with minimal supervision.
You will be required to work both individually and as part of a team to continue the high level of service that the local authority operate to currently

To be successful in this position you MUST HAVE:
Be comfortable working from home and using Microsoft Teams/Zoom
Please note this role would suit an experienced principal planner with experience working on large scale majors applications of up too 300 dwellings.
Role & Responsibilities:
Dealing with major/complex developments proposals.
Provide support, guidance and mentoring to planning officers.
Assists the head of planning and managers in meeting national and local development management targets.
On offer is an hourly rate of up to £70p/h for the right candidate.

This role will move quickly and is unique opportunity to join a growing local authority.

To avoid missing out please apply today with a copy of your CV then call Liam Shea on (phone number removed)

If you are a Town Planner who is interested in job opportunities but this role is not of interest, please still apply then we can consider you for other positions.