Posted 27 days ago

Principal Planner

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Principal Planner
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Principal Planner in North - West London with a leading Local Authority  
Salary: £39.85/hour – Umbrella but negotiable rates depending on experience
36 hours per week.
Responsibilities but no limited to:
1. Provide high quality specialised planning services that meet the needs of Tower Hamlets’ multi-cultural communities, including managing planning proposals and applications, developing planning policy and delivering planning strategy and projects and assisting with policy development relating to the services provided.
2. Undertake all planning work including:
- to undertake the Council’s responsibilities for the processing and negotiation of pre[1]application proposals including co-ordinating all associated assessment work including
Environmental Impact Assessments and input into planning statements/briefs/and
appropriate technical practice notes.
- to undertake the Council’s responsibilities for the processing and determination of planning applications and the enforcement of planning control under the relevant legislation, including listed building consents and conservation area consents and co[1]ordinating all associated assessment work including Environmental Impact Assessments.
- researching, procuring, analysing, monitoring, and evaluating information as part of the plan-making and delivery process.
- producing and working with others, including the local community, to produce planning policy and documents as part of the plan-making process; and
- producing and delivering planning strategies, co-ordination of strategic delivery initiatives such as improving town centres and all planning project work.
3. Promote the work and services of the Directorate through effective liaison with other internal and external services and bodies.
4. To contribute to the delivery of the spatial elements of the Community Plan through the effective operation of planning tools and powers in accordance with the Council’s visions and values.
5. To contribute to the regeneration of the borough through the effective application of all planning powers and partnership working with regeneration agencies within and outside of the Council.
Please apply with submission of your CV and Omar from our London office will be in Touch. For more information and a confidential chat about the position, please do not hesitate to call us on +44(0) 7518 291044.