Vacancy Type



North London/Herts.

Our reference



£27.40 ph (Ltd)

Start date


Role Description

Planner required for long term contract role, working for the planning department of a local authority based in North London. Candidates must have a minimum of 3 years experience in a planning role within the public sector. 

Job Description:

  • To assess all types of planning and associated applications including site visit(generally unaccompanied), consultation, negotiation written report and recommendation to agreed timescales, including responsibility for major development proposals. 
  • To liaise with Planning Enforcement and Legal Services to progress of planning enforcement work to agreed timescales.. 
  • Negotiate agreements under S.106 of the Town and Country Planning Act where appropriate to secure wider benefit from development proposals. 
  • Deal with planning appeals and represent the Council at Informal Hearings and Public Inquiries. 
  • Deal with planning enquiries from agents, applicants and the public. 
  • Give pre-application planning advice to prospective developers. 
  • Advise local Societies, Associations and Groups on planning issues, including attendance at meetings as required. 
  • Deal with correspondence arising from development control work. 
  • Deal with correspondence on planning issues from MP.'s and Councillors in accordance with the standards set by Environment Direct. 


Start date: ASAP

Rate: £27-27.50 ph Ltd.

Working hours: 36 per week

Location: North London/Herts/Middx 

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