Reporting to the Head of Place this role provides leadership for all aspects of Development Management, Heritage, Planning Enforcement, Street Naming & Numbering functions and contract managing the Shared Building Control service.
To lead the Development Management & Building Control teams in the delivery of best practice and value for money through the establishment of effective systems, targets and performance management that secures high standards of service delivery and secures positive outcomes.
This post will manage and develop the team and individuals ensuring high performance outputs and the achievement of service objectives. It will also have a wider influence within the Council through its role on the Place Service Management Team and the Council-wide Management Team, and through involvement in corporate projects. It will therefore play a key role in shaping the future of the District, and of the Council as an effective, place-shaping organisation.
This post will make a positive contribution to the Council’s core values by being helpful, approachable, responsive and taking ownership of challenges and problems, while making customers feel warm, welcome, wanted and cared for.