Principal Planner - Buckinghamshire

Recruiter
Oyster Partnership
Location
Buckinghamshire
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A Local Authority in Buckinghamshire requires a Principal Planner to work in the Majors Team.The Council is looking for an experienced Planner who can hit the ground running on major applications. You will be managing a caseload of major applications, working on residential schemes and commercial mixed use developments. You be attending committee and writing detailed reports. Also, you will be working on appeals and upcoming public enquiries and negotiating with developers and members of the public.The contract will be for an initial 3 months with a view to extend. The council can offer competitive rates and extremely flexible working arrangements.Candidates should hold several years experience of planning Development Management experience within a Local Authority, having previously dealt with major applications. It is important for candidates to be politically sensitive to issues accompanying large scale applications. It would be preferable if you were MRTPI accredited.If you believe your skills and experience fit this role, please apply below or give me a call on 020 7766 9063 to discuss this role or other Principal roles myself and the team are working on in the surrounding area!I am also happy to receive speculative applications as I am always on the lookout for experienced town planners!