Planning Enforcement Officer

  • Location
    Wimbledon, Greater London
  • Salary
  • Category
    Public Sector - Public Sector
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference

Planning Enforcement Officer

Monday - Friday


Adecco are looking for a Planning Enforcement Officer to work in a local authority in Wandsworth.

  • To keep complainants, offenders, Councillors and other interested parties fully up to date at key stages of the planning enforcement process.

  • To negotiate with those responsible for breaches of planning control to achieve a satisfactory resolution, where possible

  • To obtain relevant authorisation and serve statutory notices when necessary

  • To prepare and present evidence in relation to enforcement appeals.

  • To prepare witness statements and proceed with prosecution when necessary.

  • Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of relevant legislation and to take a proactive approach to regarding relevant changes in legislation whilst carrying out duties.

  • Provide advice and guidance in response to planning best practice, procedure or policy within the legal/organisational policy framework.

  • Ensure that service-wide and corporate performance indicators, targets and customer service standards are met for the full range of the workload.

  • To work flexibly in undertaking the duties and responsibilities of this job, and participate as required in multi-disciplinary cross-department and cross organisational groups.

  • To work outside of normal office hours on occasions where it is necessary to obtain evidence in connection with enforcement investigation.

  • To contribute towards self-contained projects or components of larger projects in order to deliver organisational objectives

  • Other duties included

*Please apply with your CV and please note that only success candidates will be contacted*

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Please apply with your CV to: Sandra Middleton