Town Planner - Development Management

London (South), London (Greater)
£16.00 - £20.00 per hour
26 Mar 2014
23 Apr 2014
Callum Wanliss
Architect, Planner
Job Type

Town Planner - Development Management

Our client, a local authority based in north west London, is looking for a development management planner to hit the ground running in a successful town planning environment.

This is an opportunity to work on a mix of major and minor applications on a temporary basis with the opportunity to take on a permanent post. The vacancies have arisen due to an established member of staff taking retirement.

This local authority prides itself on hard work, a friendly atmosphere and promoting within.

The Job

As the successful candidate, you will be required to:
- Process a wide range of planning applications including residential developments, changes of use, applications for listed building consent and appeals.
- Provide information, guidance and advice as required to applicants, developers and their agents, members of the public, local organisations, other Council departments and others on planning matters.
- Keep abreast of planning legislation.

The Person

As the successful applicant you will need the ability to manage a variety of general applications and enquires, you will possess:

A relevant town planning qualification (RTPI recognised) or be working towards gaining one.
- Some experience in a town planning environment, preferably within a London local authority.
- Good customer care skills, ability to meet deadlines, and team working skills.
- A competent level of IT skills (Microsoft Office).

The Benefits

- Competitive hourly rate
- Good potential for long-term contract / contract extension

To apply for this vacancy, please contact our specialist town planning recruitment consultant, Callum Wanliss, on 02072598711 or reply to this advert with an updated CV.

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