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£40,410 - £43,054 plus 9% market related pay and benefits
Sevenoaks Council is a high performing authority with an enviable track record of providing excellent services for its residents. We are looking for a confident and highly effective Planning Policy Team Leader to manage our Planning Policy team for a one-year fixed period, to cover a period of maternity leave.
Leading our Planning Policy function, you will be responsible for Planning Policy, including Local Plans, Community Infrastructure Levy and the local perspective on national and regional policy. Through your understanding of and desire to meet customer needs, you will ensure that the Team provides a valued, responsive and flexible service to its customers.
You will have experience in leading and managing a Planning Policy Team, have strong communication, influencing and negotiating skills, be a Chartered Town Planner and have the ability to work with people at all levels of the Council.
For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Hannah Gooden, Planning Policy Team Leader on 01732 227178.
To apply, please click on the 'Apply now' button to visit our website.
Closing date: Friday 27 July 2012.
Interview date: Tuesday 14 August 2012.
Sevenoaks District Council is committed to being an Equal Opportunities employer.