Principal Planning Officer
PRINCIPAL PLANNING OFFICER (DEVELOPMENT MANAGEMENT)
c. £32,800- £35,400
West Devon has stunning countryside, historic market towns and many attractive villages, yet is within easy reach of Exeter and Plymouth.
We are looking for a well qualified and experienced professional with proven management skills to lead the progression of major development proposals, offering expert advice to a small, friendly and highly performing extended Development Management team dealing with a varied and often complex caseload of applications and appeals.
For an application pack, please telephone 01822 813600, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit us by clicking the "Apply now" button.
Closing date: 19 December 2011 Interviews to be held in the New Year. Please note CVs are not acceptable.
Undertake all duties associated with the Development Management Service. Manage and take the lead in major planning projects. To ensure the effective delivery of a seamless planning service from policy interpretation through master-planning and pre-application to the delivery of a development management decision and successful implementation. To provide effective mentoring for the Development Management Team. To promote and secure the delivery of service improvement.