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Planning Officer 1057821


Job Description:

Planning officer needed in east London £18.61ph ref 1057821

Full time hours on a temporary basis.

  • To be responsible for the processing of Development Management matters within an area based or function based team including responsibility for the handling of pre-application advice, planning applications, appeals and enforcement including negotiations with developers and other interested parties, securing financial and other community benefits through legal agreements.
  • To work in conjunction with the Area Team Leader in achieving timely, effective planning outcomes which uphold the Core Values and meet the challenges of Best Value and Comprehensive Performance Assessment.
  • To be accountable to the Area Team Leader for achieving agreed Service outcomes and personal appraisal targets.
  • To ensure statutory and legal obligations are delivered and communicated in a customer focussed manner, optimising available resources.
  • To provide advice and support to junior colleagues within the team as required.
  • To deputise for the Area Team Leader as required (P03)

Full time hours on a temporary basis.

If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected]  quoting the reference number


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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