About this job
Barking andDagenham is London's Growth Opportunity. The Council has set up Be First, awholly owned regeneration company, to accelerate the pace and scale of growth inthe borough.
Be First also provides the planning service on behalf of theCouncil, however decision making remains with the Council. This is a highprofile role working for the Council, as its senior planning lead, withresponsibility for signing off delegated decisions, supporting the Council'sPlanning Committee, and holding Be First to account for the provision of theCouncil's planning services.
We are looking for an experienced planner,confident in making decisions, who can work independently and make the roletheir own.
For an informal discussion about the role please contact GraemeCooke, Director of Inclusive Growth via Tracy Duggan at tracy.duggan lbbd.gov.uk.