One of my clients in Hertfordshire are looking for a Planning Consultant to assist them with HS2 for a 1 year contract. My client can offer flexible working arrangements and rates are dependant on experience. This role is OUTSIDE IR35. Responsibilities will include: Appointment of consultants for speciality area where appropriate in consultation with the Development Control Manager and the HS2 Project Manager Developing and implementing the processes for the determinations of Schedule 17 approvals under the High Speed legislation in consultation with the Development Control Manager and the HS2 Project Manager Supervising and managing the determination of the Schedule 17 submissions for approval by the promoter in accordance with the High Speed legislative documents produced by the promoter and related processes Preparation and input into reports to Committee/Cabinet on the project Attendance at HS2 Members Panels for South Bucks and Chiltern District Councils, Cabinets and Council meetings when requested and participation at both informal and formal meetings of the Councils as may be convened Present the Council's case at appeals against approval It would be beneficial if you had previous experience working on HS2, or similar large projects. The Council can be flexible in terms of working arrangements and home working, offering a compressed week or 2 days a week from home. This role is OUTSIDE IR35 and rates are dependant on experience. If you are interested in this role or in other opportunities in the area, please do apply below or call 02077669000 and ask for Harriet!