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  • Ref no: EDN11727
  • Published: 9/11/19
  • Closes: 23/11/19
  • Location: Waverley Court 4 East Market Street, EH8 8BG
  • Salary: £30,563.00 - £36,499.00 per year
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week

Job Description


Planning Officer
Waverley Court, Edinburgh

Salary: £30,563 - £36,499
Hours: 36 per week

Edinburgh is progressing its replacement local development plan, City Plan 2030, in a challenging context of rapid growth, new approaches to city region working, and wider changes to the planning system. We’re finalising the Choices for City Plan 2030 (main issues report) document for consultation scheduled late this year and early next year, moving to a proposed plan in summer 2020 and examination in 2021.

We’re looking for a suitably qualified planning officer to join the project at this critical stage.  As part of a team, you’ll bring your skills, knowledge and experience to the engagement process, to assimilating and assessing consultation responses and in contributing to subject areas of the new plan on a tight timescale. You’ll have the drive and commitment to build strong relationships and tackle some of the biggest issues facing the city.

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Our salary range typically reflects the initial starting salary and annually increases until it reaches the top of the range.  For roles in grade 5 or above, annual increments in our contribution zones are dependent on achieving agreed performance goals.

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