Development Manager

Melton Borough is an attractive rural area in the north-east part of Leicestershire centred on the market town of Melton Mowbray with significant potential for sustainable growth.

This position has been added to our busy planning team and is ideal for enthusiastic professionals wishing to focus on securing sustainable growth and service development.

The postholder will have a key role in the delivery of sustainable growth and economic development in the Borough, that are critical to the Council’s strategic planning objectives and the future prosperity of the Borough. Leading a team of dedicated staff, the role is responsible for our Development Management service and an overview of the Licensing, Land Charges  and Building Control functions.

Melton Mowbray is renowned as the Rural Capital of Food and has string ambitions for growth which promote very significant development opportunities. The Council is expanding its team to support the delivery of this important service area. The posts have a vital role in delivering the service objectives and present opportunities for a breadth of experience and development..

If you are committed to shaping our environment and delivering sustainable growth in our attractive rural area we would be pleased to hear from you.

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Jim Worley, Assistant Director of Strategic Planning and Regulatory Services, on 01664 50235 or 07900 228673

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