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Planning Officer - Development Management - Remote Working

A high profile and pro-development London Borough Council has an urgent requirement for a Development Management Officer.

This borough is currently undergoing unprecedented regeneration and development across its estates and infrastructure that will provide you with a diverse development management caseload and a real opportunity for career progression.

Core responsibilities will include processing minor to medium applications including residential extensions, small scale change of use, mixed-use, infill housing, new build, commercial advertisements and listed building consents.

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 - Development Management - Remote Working

no work experience required

Published on 19 Nov 2020