Town Planner, South West London, Up to £25ph
Your new company
This South London Council has had a large amount of investment in recent years and continues to see a large number of new developments. You will work as part of a busy DM Planning team in fantastic new offices.
Your new role
To deliver a service that has a significant impact on the client community ensuring close co-ordination with related services, in support of a customer-centric organisation.To analyse, interpret and present a range of information and data relating to Planning Applications and the Local Development Plan (and other planning policy documents), including recommendations on applications submitted under planning and associated legislation. To provide advice on pre-application schemes, promoting the development team approach, and to contribute to the investigation of the development potential of land.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need a understanding of the application of a performance management systems. A knowledge and application of Town and Country planning and associated legislation, and national, regional and local policy including requirements for public consultation. Proven communication skills, with the ability to present to a diverse range of internal and external audiences using a variety of media and approaches. Negotiation skills/proven ability in negotiation in challenging situations. Ideally you will have a degree in in Town Planning or a RTPI equivalent subject, with a proven track record of handling a range of development management applications.
What you'll get in return
In return you will receive a competitive hourly rate, with excellent potential contract extension. This role provides an amazing opportunity for career progression into permanent positions.
What you need to do now
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