Salary: £22,911 - £33,799*
Closing date: 28th June 2019
Interview date: 12th July 2019
(Part time hours will be considered).
*This is a career grade job description. Appointment at the different entry levels will be dependent upon knowledge, skills, competency and business need at the time.
**Currently selected roles attract a temporary Market Forces Supplement (Senior Planning Officer Grade 5 role only).
Is it time for a change? Are you looking for the opportunity to rise to new challenges and really influence how our Communities develop?
The ‘Heart of Suffolk’ is blessed with a beautiful natural environment and vibrant communities. Our offices in Ipswich are conveniently located and offer great transport connections to Cambridge, Norwich and London. If you are looking for that ideal work life balance, then Babergh and Mid Suffolk Councils is the right organisation for you.
We are seeking talented, enthusiastic and ambitious people to join our busy Development Management service.
Whether an entry-level planner or a more experienced officer seeking a fresh challenge, with opportunities for continued development and progression, you will be motivated to help us positively shape our environment through fostering sustainable growth and the delivery of the right homes and jobs, in the right places.
A team player with initiative, you will be solutions-focused with an appetite for effective collaboration with our key stakeholders in implementing our spatial vision for the districts as we progress the adoption of our new, joint Local Plan.
We run a ‘paperless’ office and are exploring new ways of electronic working. We will also be shortly introducing a mobile app for all officers to use on site.
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For an informal discussion please contact David Clarke, Business Improvement Manager on (01449) 724651.
Please apply online by visiting our career pages on the Babergh and Mid Suffolk District Councils' website: www.babergh.gov.uk/council-business/careers.