Development Planning Advisor

Natural Resources Wales

Mid Wales
£25,076 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Reference: 200039

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, ecology

Closing date: Monday, 21st October 2019   2 days left


Development Planning Advisor

Role Purpose

The post holder will assess development proposals for potential environmental impacts across the breadth of NRW interests. They will respond to Local Development Plan and development casework consultations across several Local Planning Authority areas. They will ensure advice is provided to customers that influences sustainable place making and supports the sustainable management of natural resources.

Qualifications and Skills

  • You will have a degree level qualification in a relevant subject area or the equivalent level of knowledge.
  • You will have subject matter expertise within a defined area that enables you to provide guidance to others.
  • You may not be a subject matter expert in all areas but will have a sound understanding and appreciation of the work of the wider function.
  • You will have good literacy, numeracy and communication skills including well developed customer facing skills.
  • You will have analytical skills that enables you to process and analyse technical information.

You will have good inter-personal and influencing skills and able develop and sustain good working relationships. You will, ideally, have previous supervisory experience.

To apply please follow the 'More information about this vacancy' link below.

Closing date: 21 October 2019

Interviews to take place when/where: Week beginning 28 October, location TBC.

Benefits: Civil Service pension, 28 days annual leave, rising to 33 days over 5 years, flexible working options, occupational health including counselling and advisory services and eye care, tax free childcare and salary sacrifice schemes.


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