Planning Officer (Strategic Plans)

Bromsgrove, North Worcestershire
£26,822 - £31,601 per annum
18 May 2017
18 Jun 2017
Policy and Strategy
Full Time
Contract Type

Planning Officer (Strategic Plans)

Bromsgrove District Council

£26,822 - £31,601 per annum

Permanent Contract - 37 hours per week

Where are we?

Bromsgrove is an attractive rural district of North Worcestershire, with an ancient town at its centre. Near the junction off the M5 and M42, Bromsgrove is situated about 13 miles south of Birmingham and a similar distance north of Worcester.

What do we want?

Bromsgrove District Council has just adopted the Bromsgrove District Plan. Within the plan is the requirement for an early plan review which includes a full review of the Green Belt. The post holder will be fully involved in all planning policy work including working on the review of the plan and the green belt. We are looking for an individual committed to enhancing the quality of the environment of this historic District of North Worcestershire with a sound knowledge of current planning legislation and guidance, excellent communication and IT skills, together with the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.

If you require further information on the role then please contact Mike Dunphy Strategic Planning Manager, on 01527 881325. To see a full Job Description/Person Specification visit West Midlands Jobs, at the website

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 18 June 2017.

The date of interviews to be confirmed.

How to Apply

To apply visit West Midlands Jobs, at the website, and select Bromsgrove and Redditch Councils from the A-Z Recruiters link at the top of the home page. If you experience any difficulties whilst applying then please contact our recruitment line on (01527) 534117.

CV's will not be accepted.

If you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date, you should assume that unfortunately your application was not successful on this occasion.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all Sections of the Community.