Senior Planning Officer

Recroot Ltd
Enfield Town, Greater London
£22 - £27/hour
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
We currently have a vacancy for a senior planning officer to join Enfield Council in an ongoing contract, working Mon to Fri up to 37 hours a week.

To assess all types of planning and associated applications including site visit (generally unaccompanied), consultation, negotiation written report and recommendation to agreed timescales, including responsibility for major development proposals.

To liaise with Planning Enforcement and Legal Services to progress of planning enforcement work to agreed timescales..

Negotiate agreements under S.106 of the Town and Country Planning Act where appropriate to secure wider benefit from development proposals.

Deal with planning appeals and represent the Council at Informal Hearings and Public Inquiries.

Deal with planning enquiries from agents, applicants and the public.

Give pre-application planning advice to prospective developers.

Advise local Societies, Associations and Groups on planning issues, including
attendance at meetings as required.

Deal with correspondence arising from development control work.

Deal with correspondence on planning issues from MP.'s and Councillors in accordance with the standards set by Environment Direct