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Planning Officer

An outstanding opportunity for a Planning Officer has arisen at of the Capitals most sought after and architecturally diverse Borough Councils.

In this prime Central London Borough, you will work within a vibrant and supportive development management team processing a mixed caseload of minor to complex medium applications.

This will include a broad and varied range of planning applications consisting of residential, commercial, change of use, infill housing, prior approvals and listed building consents etc.

Duties include;

  • Managing a caseload of minor to medium planning applications within statutory time frames
  • Provision of paid pre-application advice to developers, architects and external consultants
  • Conduct duty planning
  • Coordinate and attend site visits
  • Prepare detailed committee reports
  • Negotiate finalize and discharge conditions
  • Coordinate appeals
  • Advise planning enforcement teams about retrospective planning approval and variation to conditions

Successful candidates will have a degree in Town & Country planning or an affiliated subject with practical experience as a Development Management Officer in the UK or overseas.

You will have an aptitude for processing a mixed caseload of minor to medium applications with good communication and report writing skills.

For further details please contact Jeremy Wright at Macdonald & Company on 0207 318 5263.

Planning Officer

1 - 2 years of experience

Published on 22 May 2020