Senior/ Principal Policy Officer

Location
Yorkshire
Salary
up to £38.00 ph Umbrella Company
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Ref
Mac199
Function
Officer, Planner
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract

My client urgently requires a Senior / Principal Planner to play a pivotal role assisting with the preparation of the Local Plan progressing key documents from the initial stages through to eventual adoption.

This will include coordinating major stakeholders and multi-disciplinary teams to achieve the delivery of planning policy frameworks to aid the continued growth, investment and development of the area

Duties;

  • Preparation and development of the councils Local Plan
  • Prepare statutory and non-statutory supporting documents
  • Progress Local Plan policies through all relevant informal and statutory procedures
  • Manage and provide guidance and support to other members on the team
  • Conduct member briefings
  • Coordinating extensive consultation exercises through liaison with community groups and strategic partners etc.

Successful candidates will have proven track as a senior policy planner preparing evidence based studies to support the local plan at a UK local authority.

Additionally, applicants must have a degree in Town & Country Planning and excellent written and communication skills.

For further information please contact Emily Leed at Macdonald and Company on 020 3764 9261 or by email at eleed@macdonaldandcompany.com