Planning Policy Manager
Rother District Council is looking to appoint a suitable candidate to the role of Planning Policy Manager. A qualified and experienced Town Planner with suitable management experience, you will be driven with vision and enthusiasm to be able to lead a friendly, committed team to plan positively for development and change in the District.
The range of work will be varied, reflecting the diverse nature of the district. It will involve planning for major urban extensions and coastal regeneration as well as conservation of the historic towns of Battle and Rye and of the High Weald AONB, which covers most of the area.
Key requirements for this role include leadership skills; excellent verbal and written communication and the ability to build effective working relationships with various outside bodies, including Town and Parish Councils (notably in respect of neighbourhood planning), Hastings Borough Council and with the public and politicians.
The closing date for receipt of applications is midday on: 20th February 2019
Interviews will be held on: Tuesday 5th March 2019
We welcome applications from all backgrounds and community sectors