A South London Borough has an immediate opening for Planning Officer (Development Management). They are looking for someone to start as soon as possible, initially on a 3 month temporary contract with a further extension likely.
The borough is well connected by transport links and is currently in the midst of a major programme of regeneration and development so can offer interesting and varied planning work.
You will be responsible for;
- the assessment of a range of planning applications and appeals whilst also undertaking site visits
- preparing reports for the Planning Committee and other Committees of the Council as required
- liaising with other departments of the council, external bodies and agencies on planning and other related applications
To be considered for this role you will need to a relevant town planning qualification and have gained prior development management experience within a local authority.
For further information contact Graeme Dowler at Mattinson Partnership.