Planning Officer



Planning Officer

Planning Officer.

Planning Officer- North West Authority- 3 Months

Vivid are working exclusively with a council based in Lancashire to find a planning officer to join the local authority's development management team. The role will initially be offered at a 3 month contract, with a view of being extended if budgets and performance targets are met by the individual. The client is looking to offer flexible working hours with 4 days WFH and 1 day required to be in the office for site visits.

The main duties of the role will be to deal with caseloads of varying types of planning applications from prior notifications, householders and changes of use, to single and multiple dwellings. The role also includes a caseload of pre-applications requests.

The ideal candidate will have:

Experience within a development managerial team in public sector

Experience in dealing with applications

RPTI accredited degree

Advising public sector officials in development control and environmental planning matters

A driving licence and, ideally, access to a car for site visits

If you're captivated by the vacancy and want to join an up and coming council based company, please send your CV for more information on the role and have a confidential conversation regarding the role and opportunities.

Vivid Resourcing are committed to equality of opportunity for all applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships or any other characteristic protected by law

  • Employment

pin iconNorth Side

Hiring company


With your consent, we would like to use cookies and similar technologies to enhance your experience with our service. You can learn more about this in our Privacy Policy page