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Principal Infrastructure Funding Negotiator

Carrington West
Home Counties
£45-50 per hour
Closing date
17 Feb 2021
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Principal Infrastructure Funding Negotiator –Town Planning Officer

Home Counties

£45-50 p/h Inside IR35

8 Month Contract

Job Ref – 24822

Remote Working

Are you seeking a very interesting role that requires initiative and independent working, whilst representing a fantastic client?

This position will be in the council's Infrastructure Funding team.

The main duties and responsibilities are as follows:

•              To be the single point of contact for developers, district and county council teams for a number of strategic development sites

•              To represent and articulate the Council’s interests in all dealings with developers & landowners

•              To be responsible for the efficient and effective process and coordination of council teams involved with S106 requirements.

•              To understand progress, critical timescales, resource implications, issues and risks and update the strategic sites programme accordingly.

•              To be the intelligent client and instruct, manage and monitor production of the legal agreement, consulting with expert officers.

•              To check service area’s responses to planning consultations (Single Response) for key sites and ensure requirements are reflected appropriately

•              To identify, justify, co-ordinate, negotiate and secure funding for council service infrastructure needs arising from development proposals in policy & planning documents and planning applications

•              To help present and defend the Council’s case in relation to infrastructure funding matters at planning appeals and inquiries as required  

•              Ensure that the County Council’s infrastructure and service requirements, land and funding are considered when considering major planning applications.

•              To ensure that a clear audit trail is kept of negotiations and key decision and that all required approvals are obtained prior to S106 agreements being completed.  

•              To line manage Development Negotiators, supporting them with their negotiations, carrying out appraisals and providing training as required.

This role will move quickly and is unique opportunity to join a growing local authority.

To avoid missing out please apply today and call Ben Hitchman on 02393876027
If you are a Town Planner who is interested in job opportunities but this role is not of interest, please still apply then we can consider you for other positions.


Carrington West has a dedicated team offering town planning jobs in the UK town planning sector. Our Town Planning Team operate within the interim, contract and permanent employment markets within town planning. Our town planning candidates benefit from many years’ experience of placing professionals into local authorities UK wide.


As well as our council client base, Carrington West service some of the most desirable town planning consultancy jobs available. We have considerable experience in recruiting for town planners, development management officers, policy planners, regeneration planners, conservation officers, project managers and urban designers from entry level through to Director / Head of Service. For a discrete conversation or to find out about the latest town planning jobs we have available, please contact our Town Planning Team today on 02393 876096.

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