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Senior Planning Officer

Oyster Partnership
Closing date
22 Dec 2021

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Contract Type
Full Time
Development Control
Local Authority
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Job Details

I am working with a Local Authority in Cambridgeshire who are looking to bring a new Planning Officer or Senior Planning Officer on to the team to help both with a backlog of applications and emerging ones coming through.

They will be looking for the new member of the team to start in the next couple of weeks. Working predominantly remote, you will be able to visit and work from the office at your own discretion. 
On days you decide to work in the office, you will be surrounded a team of friendly and supportive Planning Officers.

Duties will include: 

Overseeing a mixed caseload of Householder, Minor Applications (as well as Complex Minor and Small Major Applications if desired).
Co-ordinate and independently carry out site visits and prepare detailed reports.
Advise Planning Enforcement teams about retrospective planning approval and variation to conditions.

Candidate’s Required Experience:

Experience working within Local Planning Authorities.
Previous experience of Householder and Minor Applications.
Ability to drive and access to own car.

Working Arrangements:

Rate falls around £30-£45 per hour DOE.
Inside IR35.
ASAP start.
Site visits required for a day once every 2-3 weeks.

This is a chance to be a Planning Officer in a busy authority and work on a range of applications including residential and commercial.

If this is a role that you would be interested in, apply below or call 020 7766 9075 and ask for Joe to discuss further.


The Town Planning Team at Oyster Partnership are specialists in both the interim and permanent markets across the public and private sectors.

Our public sector team covers all levels of interim vacancies from Assistant level to Heads of Service across the UK in development management, policy, enforcement, economic development, conservation and urban design.

Our private sector team works with some of the biggest names in Property across the UK from Graduate to Director level. We recruit into consultancies, house builders, commercial developers, renewable energy companies, and waste management companies.

We strive to achieve results for client and candidates by building strong relationships through a friendly consultative service that has helped us become the award winning firm we are today.

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