Planning Assistant, Open to flexible working

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Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£26,438 - £28,617
Posted
13 Sep 2017
Closes
24 Sep 2017
Role
Admin

Planning Assistant, Open to flexible working

Level: 2, Zone 2

Starting salary: £26,438 - £28,617, Fixed term until end of March 2018, full time, 36 hours per week - 25 days holiday (27 days after 5 years' service)

Directorate: Supporting Communities

The Role

Due to a period of exciting change and internal promotions, we have a number of vacancies across our Planning service!

Following the promotion of the current post holder, Camden is looking to recruit a Planning Assistant within its Development Management Service taking personal responsibility for dealing with various administrative tasks including logging correspondence, banking/invoicing, validation of applications and appeals administration.

You’ll assume responsibility for effective negotiation, stakeholder involvement and conflict resolution to ensure high quality and innovative outcomes that reflect council wide objectives and policies as well as ensure that enquiries and complaints are dealt with in a timely manner.

You’ll be part of a forward thinking and dynamic team ensuring the provision of a responsive, high performing and high quality service to customers.

About You

You’ll have excellent communication and customer care skills, with an understanding of the role of local government in supporting residents through high quality services.

You’ll have some experience of working within a local authority environment with a basic understanding, or interest in public sector planning services..

To succeed, you will be a team player and have the ability to work within a team to deliver effective services.

About Camden

Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.