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Senior Planner

Lambeth, London
£26.00 to £34.00
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
To assist in providing a high quality, customer-focused planning service by dealing efficiently and effectively with planning applications and planning inquiries and by making a positive contribution toward the achievement of high performance and cost effective service.

To deal with a range of planning applications including: shopfront, householder, crossover, advert and lawful development applications, beginning with adverts, simple householder extensions and Lawful Development Certificates for proposed development, minor changes of use and conversions, listed building consents and accompanying planning applications, cases within conservation areas, conversions, larger and more complex changes of use and modest new build schemes, plus negotiation of all potential types of S106 agreements, including financial contributions.

To deal with a range of development control issues, including major and complex cases, undertaking negotiations with applicants/prospective developers and representatives of other parts of the Council, as required.

To undertake the tasks required for the accurate validation and allocation of in-coming applications up to and including smaller "major" applications.

To contribute to the review of the Local Development Framework and the formulation of new strategic policies and site proposals.

To prepare and present quality professional advice, briefing information and reports, to appropriate individuals and bodies at all levels of the council's governance arrangements and to external organisations, public meetings and site visits as required.

To prepare and present statements and evidence for public inquiries and informal hearings for smaller "major" appeals and in court.

To ensure appropriate public participation on planning applications and development projects, and to analyse the results thereof.

To provide advice to applicants and the public on planning applications and development proposals under the supervision of a more senior officer.

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Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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  • Job Reference: 662714574-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Randstad CPE
    Randstad CPE
  • Location: Lambeth, London
  • Salary: £26.00 to £34.00
  • Job Type: Temporary