planner in south london

job type
£ 20 per hour
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job details

south london, london
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
£ 20 per hour
reference number
0203 680 0600
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job description


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Planner based in a Local Authority in South London.

Post: Planner

Rate: Circa £20 - £21 per hour

We are looking for an experienced Planner to assist in providing a high quality, customer-focused service by dealing efficiently and effectively with planning applications and planning inquiries and by making a positive contribution toward the achievement of a high performance and cost effective service.

The main duties of the role are as followings;

* To deal with a range of planning applications including shopfront, householder, crossover, advert and lawful development applications, beginning with adverts, simple householder extensions and Lawful Development Certificates for proposed development, plus minor changes of use and conversions, listed building consent accompanying planning applications, and cases within conservation areas.
* To deal with a range of development control issues, undertaking negotiations with applicants/prospective developers and representatives of other parts of the Council, as required.
* To write reports for committees and other reports and papers, as required.
* To make recommendations on such cases where criminal or civil proceedings are appropriate.
* To provide advice to applicants and the public on planning applications and development proposals under the supervision of a more senior officer.


* An RTPI-recognised degree level qualification in Town Planning or equivalent.
* Experience of relevant development control work or related planning work is required.
* Experience of processing applications as above, plus larger changes of use and conversion, more complex changes of use and modest new build schemes.

Clients are looking to interview and shortlist shortly, so please submit your CV promptly for consideration.

Please apply with submission of your CV and Joe Chart from our London CPE office will be in Touch. For more information and a confidential chat about the position, please do not hesitate to call us on 0203 680 0630

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Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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local authority experience


Royal Town Planning Institute

educational requirements

Planning and Regeneration MSc