Principal and Senior Planning Officers
Cheshire East Council
Salary Up to £37,348
Closes 13 Jul 2015
Ref Ref: WB 000012 & WB 000013
Sector Local Authority
Principal and Senior Planning Officers – permanent and fixed contract posts
(Up to £37,348)
Ref: WB 000012 & WB 000013
Cheshire East is an amazing place to live, work, visit and INVEST. The borough has once again been identified as the ‘best place to live in the North West’ in the annual Halifax Quality of Life Survey.
Cheshire East Council now has a number of exciting opportunities within our thriving planning team. The planning department is one of the busiest in the country and offers a diverse and challenging career in Development Management balancing sustainable development with protection of attractive countryside and heritage assets.
The challenge is matched by the opportunity to be involved in an ambitious high growth authority with significant numbers of major developments which include future projects to deliver an HS2 SuperHub station, infrastructure schemes, geothermal energy, residential and commercial developments.
You should be qualified to degree level within Planning or a related discipline and ideally MRTPI. You must have an excellent understanding of the planning process, be self-motivated and both a strong communicator and team player. Proven experience on working on large scale schemes will be essential to enable effective delivery to set timescales. Working with the Council’s own development company will be a key focus of one of the roles.
We have opportunities for permanent positions and 3 year fixed term contracts. Office location: Macclesfield or Crewe
For an informal discussion about the above posts please contact David Malcolm on 01270 686744 or Peter Hooley on 01625 383705.
For alternative methods of applying and for any enquiries please email
or call 0300 123 5500.
Closing date: 13 July 2015.
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Job posted 22 June 2015.
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