Ace Appointments Midlands Ltd are seeking an experienced and qualified Senior Planner for a client based in the LE1 area of Leicester.
This is a long-term Temporary posting, lasting a period of 3 months minimum (with a possibility for an extension)
Hours of work
37 hours per week over 5 days
Hybrid working will be offered
Overview of the Role
To undertake senior level planning work to deliver the statutory functions of the local planning authority and associated services in accordance with the objectives of the planning service.
To be responsible for undertaking more complex and senior level work of the team and to make recommendations/decisions accordingly
To provide specialist advice and information in own area of expertise and responsibility and to assist or take lead for the team leader in his or her absence
To provide expert policy and technical guidance and recommendations on planning and related matters to participants of the planning process including the public, members, other officers, businesses, other professional groups, and local authorities
To prepare and present evidence or reports to public inquiries, courts, committees, or public meetings in their area of expertise and responsibility, organising and undertaking research and data analysis and develops information resources, including web-based sources as required
Key Job Outcomes
To work efficiently and effectively meeting agreed performance targets and carrying out the functions of the team in accordance with established procedures, policies and any relevant statutory legislation and guidance
To help ensure that the City Council’s sustainable development and environmental policies are implemented and practised
To facilitate the planning services contribution to corporate projects and initiatives and engagement with partners and key stakeholders
The ideal candidate will have post qualification experience in town planning, including experience in dealing with complex planning issues and have practical understanding of the entire planning process including development management and specialist input
The ideal candidate for this role will have a recognised degree or diploma in Town planning.
Should this role be of interest to you, please email your CV to Domonique Kaur.