Principal Policy Planning Officer
Carrington West are assisting their local authority client based on the South Coast in the search for a Principal Planner to join their Policy team in the Town Planning department on an initial 6 month contract.
The purpose of this role is to take a lead role in the preparation and effective implementation of an up-to-date land use planning framework for the Borough. To assist the Planning Policy Manager in the management and development of the planning policy service.
The successful candidate will enjoy a varied and interesting range of work and will have the opportunity to assist in the delivery of large and complex developments sites within a supportive, team based working environment. You will need to be able to represent the Council in an assured and professional manner at meetings, public events and the forthcoming Examination in Public for the Local Plan Review.
The successful candidate must have a post-graduate degree in Town and Country Planning or equivalent and be a member, or eligible for membership, of the Royal Town Planning Institute. A full current driving license and access to a vehicle is also necessary
This contract will initially last for an initial 6 month period however it is likely that this will roll on.
The council are looking for candidates who will be able to hit the ground running and are offering flexible working hours
Carrington West Pay Rate - £45 per/hour (DOE)
Job Ref - 19433
Please call Cameron de Wit on 02393 876014 for a confidential discussion on this role, or email myself or our planning team if you are short of time to chat:
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