Senior Design and Planning Officer

Location
South Gloucestershire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 February 2019
Closes
17 March 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE COUNCIL

Senior Design and Planning Officer

This is a highly rewarding role that will lead on the construction and progression of a community design led planning strategy for key urban areas of the Kingswood district, with a particular focus on its High Street and local neighbourhood environment. 

Based in the Local Plans team, this post will be required to provide place leadership to initiate and facilitate long term change in partnership with the community and other stakeholders. To achieve this the post holder will need to show a proven track record of being able to:

  • Work collaboratively and in Partnership 
  • Engende trust with all to provide professional and community support required for place change.
  • Change and adapt approaches as circumstances change 
  • Facilitate good communication (including information, knowledge, data, plans, achievements and problems

Alongside this post holder will be responsible for delivering a design led master planning strategy for Kingswood High Street and local neighbourhood environment. This will be an important part of the Council's new Local Plan (2018 to 2036), contributing to its new Urban Living growth and place based regeneration strategy. The post will also support delivery of a ‘Love our High Streets' project which is funded by the West of England Combined Authority. 

This post is full time and a limited term contract for 2 years.

For more information and to apply, please click the Apply button. 

Closing Date: 17 March 2019