Planning Officer

Employer
Macdonald & Co
Location
London, England
Salary
£25.00 - £26.00 per hour + Umbrella Co
Closing date
25 Nov 2020

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Hours
Full Time
Discipline
Planning
Function
Officer, Consultant, Planner
Sector
Local Authority
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An outstanding opportunity for a Planning Officer at a fast-moving and architecturally diverse London Borough Council.

In this prime London Borough, you will work within a vibrant and supportive development management team processing a mixed caseload of minor to complex medium planning applications.

Development Management caseloads will consist of a variety of different schemes encompassing residential, commercial, change of use, mixed use, listed buildings consents and prior approvals etc.

In addition as the borough is a major regeneration and growth area, you will play a pivotal role negotiating and finalising the discharge of complex conditions and reserved matter applications also.


Duties include;
  • Managing a caseload of minor to medium planning applications within statutory time frames
  • Provision of paid pre-application advice to developers, architects and external consultants
  • Conduct duty planning
  • Coordinate and attend site visits
  • Prepare detailed committee reports
  • Negotiate finalize and discharge conditions
  • Coordinate appeals
  • Advise planning enforcement teams about retrospective planning approval and variation to conditions


Successful candidates will have a degree in Town & Country planning or an affiliated subject with practical experience as a Planning Officer in Development Management Officer in the UK or overseas.

You will have an aptitude for processing a mixed caseload of minor to medium applications with good communication and report writing skills.

For further details please contact Jeremy Wright at Macdonald & Company on 0207 318 5263 or email;

Macdonald & Company is the leading professional recruitment consultancy for the real estate, built environment, energy and environmental sectors. Established in 1994 and headquartered in the UK, we apply local knowledge with true global connection through our offices in Asia-Pacific, the Middle East and Africa.

Our specialist teams act for every class  of organisation owning, occupying, financing or advising on property, construction and engineering – developers, investors, institutions, funds, banks, consultancies and contractors. We are the preferred recruitment partner of RICS - the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

The Company’s Energy & Environmental division acts for clients across oil and gas, maritime, utilities, natural resources, power generation, renewable energy and sustainability sectors.

Macdonald & Company is a subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange quoted Prime People Plc.

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