Planning Policy Officer

£22,221 to £27,052 per annum
23 Feb 2012
12 Mar 2012
Rachel McKellar
Policy and Strategy
Full Time
Contract Type

Planning Policy Officer

£22,221 to £27,052 per annum

This is an excellent opportunity for someone to commence or develop a career in Planning Policy. The postholder will assist in the development and delivery of the Local Plan documents for Chichester District. Initially this will be the Core Strategy. This role will involve research, producing maps and diagrams, formulating policy and presenting findings.

The successful applicant must be a good team worker and have knowledge and understanding of planning policy issues, and have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Good computer skills and the ability to interpret and present statistical information are required, along with research and analytical skills. The ability to use Geographical Information Systems would also be an advantage.

You will hold a degree or diploma in Planning, or a closely related subject and working towards or willing to obtain a professional qualification in planning.

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If you are unable to complete the application on line please contact 01243 534838.

Chichester District Council has a commitment to Equality of Opportunity in Employment. If you have a disability which makes it difficult for you to complete our application form please contact the Personnel Section to assist you.

If you have not heard from the council within 3 weeks of the closing date your application has been unsuccessful.