Principal Planning Officer

Employer
Osborne Richardson
Location
London, North London, England
Salary
Up to £350 per day
Closing date
3 Jun 2021
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Job Details




Our client is a very busy council in North London which is seeking a Principal Planning Officer to work on major developments with a number of their partners. The role will involve carrying out a full range of development management functions and assess all types of planning and associated applications but with a focus on major complex planning and associated applications.

You will assist the Team Leader in managing the statutory Development Management functions, prepare reports and recommendations, deal with major planning appeals in your area and act as the Council's expert witness at Public Inquiries, Informal Hearings and Court Hearings, particularly where complex planning issues require a high level of experience and expertise.

You will also be required to negotiate agreements under S106 of the Town and Country Planning Act where appropriate to secure wider environmental and community benefit from development.

Applicants must be qualified Town Planners with demonstrable experience of dealing with large scale proposals, within a local authority setting. You will have given evidence at appeals, have project management experience and have the ability to manage a team. The ideal candidate will have at least 8 years of experience.

This is a contract position which will initially run until early August but could be extended and our client is offering £350/day (inside IR35). Please get in touch for further details including a copy of the JD.

Company

Here at Osborne Richardson our business is people - Our simple philosophy recognises the need to fully understand the objectives and needs of both our Candidates and Clients to provide the highest level of service and the most effective tailored solutions. 

We act on behalf of a diverse range of clients, including Private Sector Consultancies, Developers, Design Consultancies and Central and Local Government bodies 

Our consultants have a thorough knowledge of their specialist sectors and extensive experience of recruiting for Permanent, Interim and Contract positions throughout the UK.

We are committed to providing both Clients and Candidates an informed, personal and high-quality level of service, dedicated to achieving their recruitment and personal career objectives.

For further information on how we can help please contact one of our consultants on 0207 5801500 or alternatively email;

Private Sector roles - CJ Obi - cj@osbornerichardson.com

Public Sector roles – Thomas Atkinson - thomas@osbornerichardson.com

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Telephone
0207 580 1500
Location
4th Floor
Circus House
London
W1W 8BX
GB
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