Planning Officer, Construction Sector, Temporary contract, South West London, up to £22 p/h
Your new company
A East London Authority which is currently recruiting for a Planning Officer. The borough has a broad and diverse range of projects including commercial and residential including conservation and heritage sites.
Your new role
Will involve a variety of tasks on a day to day basis, including the assessment of all types of planning, consultation, negotiation and written reports. Furthermore, dealing with planning enquires from agents and the public. Alongside dealing with correspondence arising from development control work .
What you'll need to succeed
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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£18.00 - £22.00 per hour
020 7259 8710