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Planning Validation Officer

Posted Tue 13 August 2019, 3:47 PM

Ref: OR/077578

Job Title
Planning Validation Officer
Discipline
Town Planning & Regeneration
Specialism
Development Control
Contract Type
Contract
Salary
£15 - £19 per Hour
Location
London (SW)

Full Description

Osborne Richardson have an opportunity for a Planning Validation Officer to join a busy local authority in the South West London. As Planning Validation Officer you will be involved with a range of administrative functions concerned with the processing and handling of planning applications including receiving and logging applications, validating applications to check for content and preparing documents to be used in planning committee meetings; you will also assist in drafting planning notice letters.

Other duties will include dealing with inbound calls and providing advice to customers. On a day to day basis you will deal with a high volume of enquiries and you will help manage a busy flow of emails. Another key function of the role will be utilising our clients document management system to index application documents.

This role would be suited to a Graduate in Town Planning looking for their first career step and exposure to public sector town planning work or someone with good admin skills and previous experience within town planning and therefore a good understanding of the terminology and the planning application process.

The role will initially be offered for 3 months though it likely to roll on for longer and the rate will be up to £17/hr umbrella. Contact us ASAP if you are interested and would like more info.