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Principal Planning Officer

Vacancy Summary
Waverley Borough Council
Salary range - £39,619 to £43,703 (pay award pending) per annum + Essential car user allowance of £1,239 per annum.
Godalming - Surrey
Working Pattern:
Flexible Hours/Full Time/Part Time
37 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
26/02/2018 at 09:00 AM
Vacancy Description

Principal Planning Officer (Development Management) x 2 posts

Salary range - £39,619 to £43,703 (pay award pending) per annum

+ Essential car user allowance of £1,239 per annum.

Godalming, South West Surrey

Are you looking for a career move to a high performing local authority where you can influence development proposals in one of the most desirable locations in the country

Are you able to demonstrate a high level of competence in dealing with a range of complex planning issues, including planning legislation and national policy?

Do you have conflict resolution and mediation skills?

This is an exciting opportunity to join a vibrant, high performing planning  team. Due to unprecedented development pressure in the pipeline across the Borough, we have secured the funding to be able to advertise for two new Principal Planners. A member of the R.T.P.I., you will have the opportunity to work on a rewarding range of complex planning applications in some of the most beautiful parts of the South East of England.

We offer a very supportive working environment and will invest in your ongoing professional development.

For an informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact Steve Weaver, Development Manager, on 01483 523069.

These are full time roles. However, all applications will be considered.

We do not accept CVs without a completed application form. Strictly no agencies please.

Closing date for applications: 9:00 on Monday 26 February 2018.

Interview date: Monday 12 March 2018.

Please note we do not accept applications after the time given on the advert.

How to apply
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