Senior Planning Officer (Policy and Strategy)

  • Location

    Home Counties

  • Sector:

    Business

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Consultant:

    rachael latham

  • Email:

    rachael@theabilitypeople.com

  • Salary high:

    33136

  • Salary low:

    30756

  • Job ref:

    306240

  • Published:

    21 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-11-12

  • Consultant:

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We have an exciting opportunity for a Planning Officer to join our team at a Unitary Authority in the Home Counties

The role requires an organised, can-do candidate, who is able to take a lead in facilitating discussions and supervise junior staff tactfully and sensitively. 

Skills & Experience:
  • Experience of formulating policy within a statutory town planning framework
  • Experience of working in town planning in a Local Government environment 
  • Able to write and present reports and policy documents
  • Able to prepare and deliver planning policy 
  • Able to use Word, Excel, and Access
You will be part of a team of five professional staff, providing a statutory service to the people of a large town in Bedfordshire.

This is an ideal time for you to join us, as this large town in Bedfordshire has ambitions to transform itself with exciting developments planned, including a £1.5 billion investment to regenerate and a vision to grow its airport.