Leicester 01162 555620
Northampton 01604 642739

Senior Planner

  • Full Time
  • Leicester
  • Salary: £19.18 - £25.00 per hour

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Midlands based job agency

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.


Key Responsibilities

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.

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