Senior Planning Officer

  • £35.00 - 47.50 per hour + Negotiable DOE
  • London, Greater London, England
  • Contract

Job Title: Senior Planning Officer

Location: London

Contract: 3-months ongoing

Pay: Inside IR35 – £35-47.50 per hour


Spencer Clarke Group are looking for a highly motivated and experienced Senior Planning Officer to join our client, a Local Authority in London. The successful candidate will take responsibility for processing a diverse range of planning submissions, ranging from complex and small-scale Major developments to handling subsequent planning appeal work. This role offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the planning process and make a significant impact in shaping the built environment of our community.


Key Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of a wide variety of planning submissions, including complex and small-scale Major developments.
  • Manage the end-to-end processing of applications, ensuring compliance with planning policies and regulations.
  • Handle subsequent planning appeal work related to processed applications.
  • Provide necessary documentation and support for appeals, representing the Local Authority's position.
  • Process pre-application planning enquiries, offering guidance to applicants and ensuring compliance with planning policies.


Key Requirements

  • Degree in Urban Planning, Town Planning, or related field.
  • Membership or eligibility for membership with a relevant professional institution (RTPI).
  • Proven experience in processing a diverse range of planning submissions.
  • Track record of handling both complex and small-scale Major developments.
  • Experience in managing planning appeals and providing documentation for appeal cases.


If you’re interested in applying, please apply now with your CV and contact Joe O’Halloran at Spencer Clarke Group on 01772 954200.

Joe O’Halloran Senior Consultant

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