Major Development Team Leader

Recruiter
Macdonald & Co
Location
East Midlands Region
Posted
19 Mar 2019
Closes
29 Mar 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An outstanding opportunity has arisen for a Major Development Team Leader to join a vibrant local authority based in the Midlands, for an initial period of 6 months with the view to an extension.

This role is a great chance for an experienced Team Leader to manage a caseload of complex and large scale major applications as part of wider regeneration projects. For example, this will include the delivery of new housing schemes, urban extensions, public realm and park improvement schemes and visitor attractions creating approximately 2,000 new jobs.



Duties Include:


Manage a small team of 2 Principal Planners
Allocate planning applications amongst the team
Monitor performance of the team, recruitment and budgets
Deal with complex regeneration and planning matters
Assist with the delivery of strategic growth by progressing the regeneration projects through the planning assistant
Briefing elected members
Representing Council at Committee and public hearings when required
Compose planning appeal advice
Execute meetings with leading developers and external consultants
Conduct creative solutions




Successful candidates will have a full, clean UK driver’s licence, excellent communication and reporting skills, a degree in Town & Country planning or in an affiliated subject, with relevant experience managing large scale projects, partnership working, leadership and project management as a Development Control Officer at a UK practical planning authority.

If you would like to be put forward for this role, please contact Talissa Mbewe at Macdonald & Company on either 020 7318 5877 or email tmbewe@macdonaldandcompany.com

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