The Royal Borough of Greenwich faces an unprecedented growth agenda in terms of its position in London, the strategic expectations of the Mayor and its pivotal role in City in the East. It is a significant growth hub where the expectation for delivery is high. It is an attractive borough, on the international map but not without its challenges.
Be part of Greenwich's vision to successfully accommodate a high level of sustainable growth, which will have a positive and enhancing impact on the existing environment and community. We are looking for a key member of the team that will be instrumental in formulating and developing planning policy that will be influential in transforming the Borough and opportunities available for residents. To develop and enhance our ambitious and dynamic Planning team we are looking for a progressive and transformational manager to take forward the Council's quality growth agenda. These are challenging and exciting times and we are embarking on a new local plan, bringing forward a site allocation plan, SPDs and responding to government reforms.
You will be someone with excellent leadership and management skills who is highly motivated and ambitious. You will have a proven track record of managing a policy team, delivering robust and innovative policies that challenge the norm and deliver the best outcomes. Working within a political environment together with the ability to forge strong relationships with colleagues, politicians, our communities and key stakeholders.
If you are ready for this challenge, are a proactive leader who is solutions focused, we want to hear from you.
Closing Date: 16th November 2020
Royal Borough of Greenwich reserves the right to close any vacancy earlier than the advertised closing date should there be a high volume of applications received.