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SENIOR PLANNING OFFICER (POLICY)

SO1/2 = £26,470 - £30,756 per annum

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated and committed person to join our Planning Policy and Conservation team. As Senior Planning Officer you will work under the supervision of the Principal Planning Officer and play a key role in helping us prepare the Pendle Local Development Framework.

You will:

  • Prepare and review development plan policies and Supplementary Planning Documents for the Local Development Framework (LDF).
  • Carry out research and analysis to inform the evidence base for the LDF.
  • Prepare reports and make recommendations on a wide range of planning policy matters, for Council committees.
  • Maintain the Planning Policy GIS function
  • Prepare written evidence and appear as an expert witness on behalf of the Council Local Plan Examinations.
  • Oversee the monitoring of data relating to development activity in Pendle.
  • Deal with enquiries from developers, consultants and members of the public and supply planning policy comments on major planning applications.
  • Have experience of working on the preparation of a Local Plan.
  • Be a chartered town planner, or eligible for membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute.

For an informal chat, please contact John Halton on 01282 661330, or email john.halton@pendle.gov.uk.

If you would like to apply for this vacancies:

Closing date for applications is Monday 3rd December 2018