Senior Planning Officer

Recruiter
Birmingham City Council
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£25,951 - £32,486
Posted
03 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

BIRMINGHAM CITY COUNCIL

Senior Planning Officer

£25,951 - £32,486

Lancaster Circus

Working 36.5 hours per week

Permanent

Ref: EC2512017

A range of fantastic opportunities have arisen to join one of the country’s most innovative and forward thinking Planning and Development Departments.

Birmingham has an exciting growth agenda that will see the delivery of 51,000 new homes including a 6,000 home sustainable urban extension; major retail, office and leisure developments; over £5bn of infrastructure investment and proposals for High Speed 2. This is your opportunity help shape the future of an international city.

The Senior Planning Officer will be involved in the delivery of a full range of local planning and development work including statutory and non-statutory frameworks and plans; the provision of the Planning Management Service covering planning applications, appeals and complaint processes; and the implementation of projects and development schemes.

These are excellent opportunities for ambitious individuals to develop their experience and progress their career within the largest local authority in England.

Informal enquiries should be made to Richard Cowell, Assistant Director Development on 0121 303 2262 or via email richard.cowell@birmingham.gov.uk or Ian MacLeod, Assistant Director Planning on 0121 675 7244 or via email ian.macleod@birmingham.gov.uk

Closing date: 15 September 2017.

“Right to work in the UK documentation will be fully checked for all applicants.  All non UK and non EU applicants are required to apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship from Birmingham City Council and must be approved by the UK Border Agency (UKBA) before any employment offer can be confirmed.