Senior Planning Officer

  • Location
    South Croydon, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 19.18 - £ 20.18 / Hourly
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

Position: Senior Planning Officer

Location: Croydon

Duration: 3 Months + If initial posting successful will be fixed term contract.

We're currently looking for a Senior Planning Officer to process complex minor and major planning applications.


  • Responsible for processing of own case load and planning and related applications, the complexity of which will rise with progression.

  • Evaluating and negotiating on own applications, Writing reports and making recommendations having regard to all material considerations.

  • Ensuring that all appeal documentation is completed and submitted to the Planning Inspectorate on time.

  • Presenting applications to the Planning Committee at the upper end of the career progression.

  • Recommending legal action including the serving of statutory notices on appropriate case work.


  • RTPI accredited post graduate degree.

  • At least 4 years post qualification planning experience.

  • Extensive experience of Development Management work with a Local authority

  • Proven track record of processing heavy caseloads, especially providing pre-app advice on emerging major proposals.

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Please apply with your CV to: Darian Forsyth