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Planning Officer ¦ Liverpool ¦ 6/9 Months

To carry out a full range of development management functions within the development management team and provide a first class, customer focussed and business friendly service.


·       To use all resources (both time and financial) allocated to specific projects and areas of work effectively and efficiently in accordance with Service objectives and the Team’s work programme.


·       The assessing and processing of all types and scale of planning applications and applications for consent to display advertisements and demolish/alter Listed Buildings/Trees etc including: the carrying out of all necessary consultations and negotiations; the preparation of recommendations and reports; and attendance at Committee meetings as required.


·       The pursuance of enforcement action in conjunction with the enforcement team in relation to unauthorised development and non-compliance with planning conditions.


·       Dealing with appeals against planning decisions, including the preparation of the Council’s case and the presenting of evidence at Public Inquiries and hearings, where appropriate.


·       The preparation of site briefs to provide guidance to developers.