Senior Planning Policy Officer (CPLP010)
Salary £31,601 pa - £39,177 pa dependant on relevant qualifications & experience
+ Car Allowance of up to £1239 pa + £1,000 pa market supplement
Mid Sussex District Council is a dynamic, forward thinking local authority in the heart of southern England. We are based in easily accessible Haywards Heath at the centre of the largest opportunity for development identified in the Coast 2 Capital Strategic Economic Plan and the Greater Brighton City Deal. Based in the heart of Sussex in beautiful countryside including Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you will be working within easy reach of London, Gatwick Airport and coastal Brighton. The local economy is strong and there is considerable development giving us a great opportunity to grow our business.
We have recently adopted our District Plan, and have started work on a Site Allocations Plan. We are also working on updating our Infrastructure Delivery Plan, as well as producing a range of supplementary planning documents. We are seeking a qualified team player who can make a difference to our Planning Policy and Economy Team; within which you’ll have an opportunity to shape the service and gain experience across an extensive range of work, including preparation of policy documents, carrying out research, analysing data, and liaising with senior officer and Members.
Along with this opportunity to enhance your career we offer free staff parking, subsidised gym membership for you and your family, flexible working arrangements and a generous pension scheme. Relocation expenses may be paid where appropriate.
It is essential you have a full driving licence along with a requirement to provide a car for use on Council business for which mileage will be paid.
For an informal discussion about this role please contact Lois Partridge on 01444 477063 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing Date: 2 May 2018
Interview Date: 10 May 2018
How to apply
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Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.