Planning Officer - Development Management (Remote Working)

Employer
Macdonald & Company
Location
London
Salary
£34 - £35 per hour, Benefits: Umbrella Co
Closing date
13 Aug 2021

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Job Details

An outstanding opportunity has arise at a dynamic suburban London Borough Council has an urgent requirement for a Planning Officer.

Your primary responsibility will be to work on a diverse caseload of minor to complex medium applications in urban and greenbelt areas within Greater London.

This will include processing householder, residential extensions, small scale change of use, mixed use, new build, infill housing, commercial advertisements and listed building consents.


Duties include;
 
 

  • Validation of planning applications
  • 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 and finalise the discharge of 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 Development Control Officer in the UK or overseas.

In addition, you will have exemplary written and verbal communication skills in conjunction with the ability to work as part of a team.

For further details, please feel free to contact Jeremy Wright at Macdonald & Company on 0207 318 5263 or via email on jwright@macdonaldandcompany.com.
 

Company

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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Telephone
020 7629 7220
Location
2 Harewood Place
Hanover Square
London
W1S 1BX
United Kingdom
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