Senior Planning Officer

Location
South Yorkshire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
06 Sep 2019
Closes
06 Oct 2019
Ref
AAOP
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract

We are currently working with a local authority based in Yorkshire area, who are looking to take on a Senior Planning Officer for an initial 6-month assignment.    This role will involve:  

  • The processing of planning applications from minors up to smaller majors, householder applications, prior notification applications, applications for advertisement consent.
  • Undertaking consultations in accordance with statutory and local requirements
  • Carrying out site inspections.
  • Negotiating and communicating with applicants, agents and consultees.
  • Advising members of the public, parish councils and District Councillors.
  • Assessing proposals against their conformity with national and local planning policies and guidance and all other material considerations (including representations made by consultees)
  • Preparing reports and making recommendations on delegated planning applications and to Planning Committee.
  • Issuing decision notices in accordance with the statutory and other procedures of the department including incorporating conditions and where necessary reasons for refusal.
  • Providing written and verbal advice on development management to members of the public, developers, Parish Councils, District Councillors and others.

The council are looking for a Planner with recent experience working in a local authority on planning applications. If you would like more information, please get in touch with Alex at alex@park-avenue.co.uk, or 020 3795 4835.

If this role is not quite right for you but you are considering contracting, or looking for a role anywhere nationwide, it would be great to hear from you. We do not advertise all of our posts.

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