Development Management Team Leader
Reed Specialist Recruitment
Southend-on-sea, Essex, United Kingdom
5d ago

Salary up to £50K+ Negotiable + Full benefits package + relocation package.

Are you fed up with large, unmanageable workloads or a busy, expensive commute to London?

Southend-on-Sea Borough Council is looking for a Team Leader to manage a Development Management Team.

This newly created position comes with an exceptional benefits package to include free parking, competitive salary, local government pension and a clear path for progression.

Southend-on-Sea is only 40 minutes from the City of London and has two mainline railway lines.

Property prices and rental costs are far lower than they are in London, and we enjoy seven miles of beaches and a fantastic International airport.

The successful candidate will enjoy a varied, interesting, but manageable workload.

Key responsibilities :

  • Provide pre-application advice and guidance to internal and external customers on planning matters.
  • To manage a small planning team.
  • Determining applications under delegated powers.
  • Attending Development Control Committee meetings.
  • Person Specification :

  • An in-depth knowledge of planning polices and legislation.
  • Experience of supervising or managing staff.
  • Experience of dealing with complex planning applications.
  • Ability to organise and manage own workload to dead-lines.
  • Planning qualification required and membership of RTPI preferred.
  • Full driving licence required.
  • To apply for the above post, or to request a full job specification, please send your CV or enquiry to .

    For an informal conversation regarding the above vacancy, please contact Kevin Waters, Planning and Building Control Group Manager on .

    The Council is an equal opportunities employer.

    They welcome applications, regardless of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, age or religion or belief.

    All applications will be considered solely on merit.

    Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

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