Job Vacancy Details

Strategic Growth Officer - Development Management
Harborough District Council

Salary: Grade 8 £33,799 - £36,876 + £2000 per annum market supplement (pro rata)
Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Contract: Permanent
Working Pattern: Full Time
Hours: 37 hours per week.
DBS Check: No
Closing Date: 16/12/2019 at 09:00 AM
Reference: PR/19/115696

Hello, is it you we’re looking for?

  • An enthusiastic, dynamic and proactive professional planner with experience of complex and large scale planning applications?
  • A team player with a ‘can – do’ approach who is committed to meeting challenging targets?
  • A member of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RPTI)?
  • A leader?

Our friendly and supportive Strategic Growth Delivery Team is working to deliver the major development and new place-making identified within the Local Plan, whilst safeguarding the high quality environment the District enjoys.  

Under the guidance of the Strategic Growth Team Leader you will play a leading role in the delivery of the Plan including the delivery of two major mixed use Strategic Development Areas comprising housing, employment, supporting community facilities and green spaces.

We will support and enable you to use your considerable place-making experience to deliver exemplar standard development across the District and offer you plentiful and varied experience, dealing with some challenging, large scale and strategic planning applications.

If you think that you have the flair, commitment and enthusiasm to fit the bill, then we very much look forward to hearing from you.

For more information / to apply  

For an informal discussion please contact Mark Patterson, Strategic Growth Team Leader on 01858 821152 or call Adrian Eastwood, Development Management Manager on 01858 821142.

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Our preferred method of receipt of application is via the online application form

Should you have any difficulties applying online, please e-mail or contact (01858) 821304/7.

CV's will not be accepted.


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