Lead Planning Officer

The Lead Planning Officer will deal with more strategically significant planning applications and those which are larger scale and more complex. In addition opportunities will be available to work with management to develop our planning and sustainable growth services within the new Growth and Regeneration Directorate.

We are seeking experienced and motivated planning professionals with a wide range of well-developed planning skills and knowledge and a track record in delivery. Applicants should be committed to securing quality sustainable growth, the advancement of the service and the achievement of our key priorities of growth and regeneration.

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 502359/07900 228673

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