Planning Officer (Development Management)

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Glasgow
Salary
£15.00 - £25.00 per hour
Posted
19 Apr 2021
Closes
17 May 2021
Ref
3951133
Contact
Graeme McCormick
Job Function
Town Planner
Job position
Qualified / Chartered
Contract Type
Temporary / Contract
Hours
Full Time

3+ month contract opportunity for experienced Town Planner (Development Management). Rate negotiable DOE.

Your new company
A busy local authority have an immediate opportunity available for an experienced Town Planner within their Development Management team. This position will be an ongoing temporary contract, with the option to work remotely from home. On occasion you may be required to attend meetings in the office, or visit sites within the local authority area, so it is preferable for applicants to live within a commutable distance from Glasgow.

Your new role
Working as part of a small development team and reporting to the Principal Planner, you will be tasked with processing a high volume of planning applications, particularly householder applications, and providing planning advice on planning issues with any given development. You will be responsible for ensuring applications received are assessed under relevant local and national planning legislation in accordance with statutory obligations, policies and good practice. You will be required to develop effective working relationships with development partners, consultants and the internal teams involved in successful project delivery and will have a keen understanding of the development process as a whole.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be considered for the role, you will need an RTPI accredited (or equivalent) undergraduate or postgraduate qualification, and be eligible for full RTPI membership. Ideally you will have 2 or more years' post qualification relevant experience of Town Planning, Development Management or related work in complex urban environments, and a detailed understanding of Scottish planning system. Previous experience using IDOX / UNIform management systems would also be beneficial.

What you'll get in return
You will be offered a 3+ month contract opportunity within a vibrant local authority's Development Management team. The hourly rate for this post is negotiable, dependent upon your experience and preferred payment type, but will be in the region of £15 - £25 per hour.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk

Apply for Planning Officer (Development Management)

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 5MB


4000 characters left

Marketing Communication

We'd love to send you information about Jobs and Services from bd4jobs.com by email.

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.


When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on bd4jobs.com you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.