Planning Officer

West London , United Kingdom

Job Description

Ackerman Pierce are looking for a Planning Officer in West London, to join one of our leading clients within the public sector. The suitable candidate for the role will be responsible for achieving quality planning outcomes and meeting national and local performance targets. Candidates will also have a proven record of being responsible for their own caseload of planning applications and related matters.

The Planning Officer vacancy will be for an initial 3-6 months with potential for extension subject to internal circumstance and your performance.

Salary: £19 - £23 per hour

Languages needed: English.

Apply by July 14, 2017

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About the company

Ackerman Pierce is a well-established recruitment business linking Social Workers, Care staff and Administrators with Employers across the UK.

The successful candidate will

  • Use knowledge of planning legislation to provide pre-application advice and clear guidance to applicants and agents with the submission of planning applications.
  • Process  planning and related applications, including giving advice on their submission.
  • Investigate possible breaches in planning control and, when appropriate, the processing of related enforcement action.
  • Conduct site visits.
  • Provide any information relating to land and property to professionals such as solicitors, conveyancers and planning agents and members of the public.
  • Provide statistical and performance information, letters and reports in connection with the planning application process.
  • Maintain electronic application files by scanning and indexing plans and correspondence.

Required education and skills

  • Degree or equivalent in town/urban planning (or relevant aspect).
  • 1-2 years’ experience working within the UK Building and Construction industry.
  • Eligibility to work in the UK.

How to apply

To apply,  please email your updated CV today to

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