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Senior Planning Officer

  • Location: Maldon
  • Salary: £40 - £45 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract
  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Kelly Raynsford
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01603 976981
  • Job Ref: SF60610
Are You Ready to Shape the Future of Planning and Development with Your Expertise?
Does the thought of delivering high-standard, customer-focused planning services excite you? Are you skilled at navigating the complexities of Development Management? If you're looking to make a significant impact in a vibrant local authority area, my client is offering an exciting opportunity for two Senior Planners to join their collaborative team on a three-month temporary basis.
The Role:
As a Senior Planner, you will be integral to the Planning & Implementation department, contributing to the delivery of a top-quality service that adheres to high standards of advice and support. This role involves:
  • Managing a variety of cases with varying complexities, particularly in Development Management.
  • Ensuring compliance with all statutory regulations and legislation while adhering to professional codes of practice and council policies.
  • Developing and delivering projects and policies that align with both corporate and business plans.
  • Providing specialist advice in Development Management, staying abreast of current and emerging legislation, and ensuring continuous development and improvement of services.
  • Handling complex planning applications and appeals, and acting as the point of contact for such cases.
  • Competitive Salary Package: Reflective of your experience and the critical nature of the role.
  • Professional Development: Opportunities to attend workshops and training sessions to enhance your skills and knowledge.
  • Supportive Team Environment: Work alongside knowledgeable peers and receive guidance from experienced professionals in the field.
  • Flexible Working Arrangements: Maintain work-life balance with flexible work schedules and remote work opportunities.
About My Client:
My client is dedicated to enhancing community services through innovative and efficient planning. They pride themselves on fostering a supportive and dynamic work environment where talented individuals can thrive and make a lasting impact on the community. With a strong focus on professional growth and development, they ensure that their team is equipped to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow.

Are you ready to advance your career in town planning and contribute to significant growth and development? Apply now to join a team of professionals who are as passionate about sustainable community development as you are. Let’s build a better future together!
Be sure to highlight your ability to manage complex cases and your expertise in Development Management when applying.