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Planning Officer

  • Location

    Leicestershire, England

  • Sector:

    Housing & Property Services, Maintenance and Property Services

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  • Salary:

    £24000.00 - £34500.00 per annum

  • Consultant:

    Ebony Simpson

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Planning Officer,

Full time, 37 hours

Up to £34,000 pa.


Do you have great communication skills and the ability to negotiate outcomes? Are you interested in Planning, Enforcement and Development?

Our client, an organisation based in Leicestershire is searching for a hands-on Planning Officer to join their Housing Development and Regeneration team.

Duties and responsibilities of the Planning Officer include:

  • Proactively monitoring planning developments
  • Monitoring planning conditions and requirements of legal agreements
  • Proactively providing advice to developers where appropriate
  • Investigating planning breaches
  • Process 'discharge of condition' notices
  • Liaising with the legal departments
  • Representing Housing and Planning Services at meetings/court
  • Responding to pre-application approaches
  • Negotiating and liaising with developers and agents
  • Providing advice to local Ward Members


  • Strategic career progression within the team
  • Flexible working approach (working from home and flexible hours)

Essential experience required:

  • Relevant experience in a planning and/or regulation within a public sector environment
  • RPTI membership or working towards RTPI membership
  • Be familiar with relevant case law and planning regulations
  • Full driving licence preferred

If you believe you are suitable for the role of Planning Officer, please apply. To find out more, please contact Ebony Simpson at Sellick Partnership

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