Job details

Reference number - 2537-3131

Location - Portsmouth, Hampshire

Salary - £19,619 - £21,256 p.a.  

Job type/hours - Permanent - Full Time

Closing time/date: midnight on the 21st of July 2019

Applications received after this may not be considered

Interviews will be held on the 5th of August 2019


The Service

The Planning Service is part of the City Development & Cultural Services committed to delivering regeneration and suitable development within the City, enabling it to meet present and future needs whilst improving its environment and everyone’s quality of life.

What is the role?

Reporting to a Team Leader you will provide specialist technical support to the Development Management Team to enable the provision of an efficient, economic and effective service to customers.

This involves looking at planning applications as they are received to ensure that they are accurate and acceptable, consulting with both internal and external bodies, consulting with members of the public and the associated front end office work.  You will need to be able to work in a busy environment to tight deadlines, you will also be the first point of contact for many customers meaning good communication skills are essential. 

You need to be confident in the use of Office and application databases in a business environment, with Uniform and IDOX and GIS experience being an advantage and able to interpret land use and architectural plans which involves working with numerical information

How to apply

There are 3 ways to apply: