Planning Officer

Employer
Park Avenue Recruitment
Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
Negotiable
Closing date
6 Nov 2020
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Park Avenue has been instructed by a West Midlands based local authority, who have a requirement for a Planning Officer for an initial 6-month basis. This role will involve:  

  • The processing of minor/householder planning applications, householder applications, prior notification applications, applications for advertisement consent and applications for works to protected trees.
  • Completing all stages of the registration and validation processes including ensuring that the fee is paid correctly in accordance with statutory requirements.
  • 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, and ideally some experience with the Uniform system. This role is 100% home working for the foreseeable, however, you may still be required to go on site.

If you would like more information, please get in touch with Alex at alex@park-avenue.co.uk, or 020 3795 4835.

Park Avenue Recruitment specialises specifically and solely in helping Town Planning professionals secure their next career move.

We are working with public and private sector clients nationwide, and are keen to share our extensive network and established relationships with you, to provide a tailored, consultative and honest service.

As well as this, we are comprised of experienced and established consultants, so you can feel safe in the knowledge that you are placing your reputation, and job search, in safe hands.

Park Avenue focuses on recruiting for positions from Graduate to Director level on an interim and permanent basis in the following planning-based disciplines:

Development Management

Planning Policy

Planning Enforcement

Building Control

Urban Design

Conservation & Historical Buildings

S106/CIL

Economic Development

Interim Management

 

Whether you are considering a change, want to find a planning consultant to fit your needs, or simply want to have a chat, we are always happy to hear from you.

Ella Lamport  - East Anglia Specialist – 020 3795 4828

                        07584 314 447

                        ella@park-avenue.co.uk

Richard Harris - Building Control Specialist - 020 3795 4830

                        07710 498 286

                        Richard@park-avenue.co.uk

Jack Reed - South East England Specialist - 020 3795 4828

                        jack@park-avenue.co.uk

Alex Ashman - Midlands and the North Specialist - 020 3795 4828

                        alex@park-avenue.co.uk

Sean Lindley - Central England Specialist - 020 3795 4828

                        sean@park-avenue.co.uk

Amy Holt - South West England Specialist - 020 3795 4828

                        amy@park-avenue.co.uk

 

 

Contact Us
  • Finsgate
  • 57 Cranwood Street
  • London
  • EC1V 9EE
  • GB
  • 020 3795 4828
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