Planning Policy Manager

40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP50000/annum
10 Feb 2017
24 Feb 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Policy Manager - Permanent

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity with a forward thinking and ambitious Planning team?

Carrington West's dedicated Town and Country Planning are delighted to be assisting one of our clients with their search for a Planning Policy Manager based in a fantastic part of East Anglia.

The Role

You will be leading an ambitious department who are looking to deliver substantial growth, tailored to the needs of its population and area. The role will include delivering a sound Local Plan, working in close partnership with the councils growth team to ensure the plan strengthens the areas economy and housing offer. You will also be responsible for agreeing and delivering an annual programme of planning policy work for the council and overseeing the successful delivery. This role offers the full spectrum of Strategic Planning Policy from plan making to delivery and would suit someone who wants the opportunity to make a difference.


You will be an experienced and motivated Planner who is confident to lead on the Local Plan and take responsibility for the Policy team. You will demonstrate strong leadership and management skills and will hold a degree in Town and Country Planning (or eqiv) and have MRTPI status. You will also have a very strong knowledge of planning legislation and process and have excellent communication skills.

Salary - GBP40,000 to GBP50,000 p/a DOE

If this role is too senior, too junior, or too far for you to travel but you are looking for your next role in Town Planning, please call our Town Planning team on (Apply online only), we are keen to discuss our non-advertised opportunities with you