planning officer-development management

Job Details

Camden council are looking for a planning officer within To contribute to the provision of a responsive, high performing and high quality Development Management Service with responsibility for development management work including application processing; pre-application advice; and enforcement investigations, proceedings and projects. To negotiate planning performance agreements, planning obligations and/or contributions through CIL/S106


  • carry out work that directly maintains and improves the quality of the physical environment of the borough and the lives of its residents.
  • the post-holder will take responsibility for effective negotiation, stakeholder involvement and conflict resolution (including breach resolution) to ensure high quality and innovative outcomes that reflect Council wide objectives and policies
  • to lead on the preparation of evidence in respect of appeals including presenting evidence at hearings or public inquires.
  • to ensure all Development Management decisions and enforcement actions comply with relevant legislation, statutory and other Council plans, policies and guidelines and that these decisions can be effectively defended in planning appeals as necessary
  • to seek to ensure that all reports, correspondence, written and telephone enquiries and complaints are dealt with within target response times and that quality and content meet required standards
  • Payrate: £31.21 umbrella

Working from home most days!