Job Vacancy Details

Senior Compliance and Enforcement Officer
Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council

Salary: £28,485 to £31,604 per annum (5 increments within the grade)
Hours: 37 hours per week
Contract type: Permanent
Closing date: 16 July 2017
Interview date: 31 July 2017

Want to work at a place where:

  • innovation is part of your everyday work?
  • lots of exciting developments are happening?
  • you are 45 minutes from London but with lovely Hampshire villages and countryside on the doorstep?
  • you are in a high-tech town with regional class leisure facilities, offering everything from indoor skydiving to stand-up comedy?
  • there are lots of challenges and opportunities?

Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council are seeking an enthusiastic, positive, and proactive person, with a real customer focus, to join our Planning Compliance and Enforcement Team.  Working at a senior level within the Planning Compliance and Enforcement Team you will play a key role in delivering an effective development management and enforcement service covering all unauthorised developments relating to the Planning Acts and for ensuring that development is carried out in accordance with approved plans. You will be responsible for managing complex compliance and enforcement cases, planning applications and appeals related to, or as a result of, enforcement investigations.  You will also need to be a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual, a good team player, with excellent communication and customer focus skills.

Within easy reach of London, Basingstoke is a fast paced, vibrant and modern town with many successful businesses, surrounded by picturesque villages and set in the stunning Hampshire countryside. The area includes Highclere Castle, the setting of TV’s Downton Abbey.  There are activities for every interest, including an international concert hall, a regional shopping centre, indoor sky-diving centre and impressive sports and leisure facilities.  Based at the Civic Offices in Basingstoke, near to the Top of Town, you would report directly to the Principal Enforcement and Compliance Officer.  

As a Council we go beyond; we are bold, we go the extra, mile, we like to say yes, we are one council, we nurture, and we do things differently.  Making a difference to the people we serve really makes a difference to us.  If you share our values, are customer focused, and this is an opportunity that you consider that you are well suited to then we would like to hear from you.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further please contact or telephone on 01256 844844.

For further information/how to apply, please visit the authority's website via this link

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