Job Vacancy Details

Planning Officer
Rother District Council

Salary: £19,883 - £27,495 per annum + £2,907 car allowance per annum. Starting salary dependent on qualifications and experience
Hours: Full Time, 37 hours per week
Contract type: Permanent 
Closing date: midday on Wednesday 1st May 2019
Interview date: Monday 13th May 2019

We are a small but ambitious and forward-thinking Council who are looking to recruit a motivated Planning Officer to work in our Strategy and Planning Service.

With some experience in Development Management and/or planning policy work as well as the ability to negotiate, communicate and prepare good quality reports, the successful applicant will contribute primarily to providing an effective Development Management Service. Working in both urban and rural situations the role will include taking responsibility for a range of planning applications with some related enforcement work.

For further information / how to apply

If you would like an informal discussion about this post, please contact Samuel Batchelor, Development Manager on telephone: (01424) 787615 or via email:

The job description and application form are available to download from our website.

Any queries and applications returned electronically should be emailed to: 

We welcome applications from all backgrounds and community sectors

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