Senior Planning Officer

South East Contract £40 - £45 Per Hour

Are you passionate about urban development and sustainable planning? Do you have the skills to navigate complex planning regulations and a vision for thriving communities?

A Surrey Local Authority is seeking a dynamic and dedicated Interim Planning Officer to join their team.

You will play a crucial role in managing planning applications, conducting site assessments, and ensuring compliance with local and national planning policies.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Assess and process planning applications, ensuring they meet statutory requirements and local planning policies.
  • Conduct site visits and prepare detailed reports and recommendations.
  • Provide expert advice and guidance to applicants, stakeholders, and the public.
  • Engage with the community, facilitating consultations and gathering feedback.
  • Support senior planners in the preparation of development plans and policy documents.
  • Monitor and enforce planning decisions to ensure compliance with approved plans.


Ready to make a difference in Surrey’s urban landscape?

Get in touch today:

Liam South
Senior Consultant 020 3795 4835


Brilliant working with Liam. He was quick to secure the contract and get all documents sent to me.

Senior Planning Policy Officer, Berkshire

Liam has been my Recruitment Consultant for the past year and I have been extremely pleased with the personable approach, attention to the smallest detail and high standard of service. He is very professional, and trustworthy. Liam responds quickly to queries, provides clear feedback and understands the role and person spec very well. I would highly recommend Liam to other Planning Professionals and have (with his agreement), passed his details on to some Contractor colleagues.

Senior Planning Officer, Surrey