Full–time (37 hours a week), flexible hours and home working, Permanent Contract
Salary - £23,820 - £40,140 per annum, dependent upon experience (Career Graded post)
North Hertfordshire is an attractive area with a population of over 120,000 and subject to considerable pressure for growth and change. Much of the District is, however, still rural in character embracing parts of the Chilterns AONB, the East Anglian Heights and with the attractive towns of Hitchin, Royston, Baldock and world's first Garden City of Letchworth and villages set in beautiful countryside. The District Council has a reputation for securing the maximum benefit to the area from new development and in securing the highest quality development.
You will require a relevant Town Planning qualification with membership of the RTPI (or equivalent) and have a suitable level of experience. Those working towards their qualifications will also be considered. This post requires a driving licence and a car for working purposes.
Within Development Management you will be responsible for handling a varied caseload of applications as well as being responsible for providing pre-application advice. Site visits, negotiations and the writing of delegated file notes or committee reports are involved.
You will need to be well organised with proven verbal, written and presentation skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines. You should also possess initiative and good interpersonal skills and be familiar with IT.
If you are interested in this position, you can find out more details by looking at the attached documents at the bottom of this page.
If you would like an informal chat about the post, you can contact Simon Ellis (01462 474264) Development and Conservation Manager – firstname.lastname@example.org
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