Career Grade Planning Officer - West Area and East Area Team
The Royal Borough of Greenwich continues to faces an unprecedented growth agenda in terms of its position in London and the strategic expectations of the Mayor. It is a significant growth hub where the expectation for delivery is high. It is an attractive borough, on the international map but not without its challenges.
Be part of Greenwich's vision to successfully accommodate a high level of sustainable growth, which will have a positive and enhancing impact on the existing environment and community. We are seeking an enthusiastic, motivated and well organised individual to take up a Planning Officer role within the Development Management West Area and East Area Team.
In this role you will deal with planning applications covering a wide range of planning issues. You will have experience within a similar role dealing with a range of application types. You will need to show you can act on your own initiative and work with minimal supervision with an ability to prioritise and work to deadlines.
You should have excellent communication and negotiation skills. We are seeking an enthusiastic and well organised individual. You will be responsible for managing a varied caseload of planning applications, pre-applications requests and appeals.
The permanent roles are suitable for workers requiring sponsorship under the Skilled Worker Route.
When completing your personal statement please confirm whether you are applying for either the permanent post, the fixed term post or both.
Royal Borough of Greenwich reserves the right to close any vacancy earlier than the advertised closing date should there be a high volume of applications received.