Principal Policy Officer

Location
Buckinghamshire
Salary
£35.00 - £40.00 ph Umbrella Company
Posted
12 Apr 2017
Closes
12 May 2017
Function
Planner
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a Principal Policy Planner to work in a prestigious and diverse public sector institution.

You will play a pivotal role leading the Planning Policy Team in the preparation of the Local Plan Document which is currently out for Consultation.

This role encompasses managing a small team, allocating work and policy programmes, maintenance of robust evidence base data to underpin policy development and review.

Additional components also include development of communications strategy to consult with the stakeholder and community groups in conjunction with public agencies.

  • Liaise with stakeholder and community consultation exercises
  • Review and revise existing Local Plan Documents
  • Liaise with neighbouring boroughs and relevant working groups
  • Draft formal policy documents

Successful candidates will have proven track as a Senior/ Principal Policy Planner, preparing evidence based studies to support the local plan at a UK local authority.

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

For further information please contact Tzenat Abraham at Macdonald and Company on 0207 318 5877 or by email at tabraham@macdonaldandcompany.com