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Principal Planning Enforcement Manager

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Job Title: Principal Planning Enforcement Manager
Salary: Grade 7 SCP £42,429 to £49,112 per annum
Location: Cambourne/Cambridge/Hybrid
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing Date: 6 September 2022


As an organisation we believe that our people are our greatest assets.  We know how important it is to find a job where you feel valued but also have the flexibility to allow you to balance your work / family commitments in an organisation that offers a competitive benefits package.

A rare and exciting opportunity has a risen within the Greater Cambridge Planning Enforcement Team. We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Principal Planning Enforcement Manager to help lead and manage our enforcement service including help investigate breaches of planning control and undertake the necessary action to ensure compliance with planning legislation.

You need to be a team player, self-motivated, an organised person and be calm under pressure.  Duties will include the management of the enforcement team, assisting with the investigation of alleged breaches and offences, preparation of enforcement notices and files for prosecution, and attending court when necessary to give evidence on behalf of the Council.  Greater Cambridge has a number of listed buildings, conservation areas and a mixture of rural and urban areas so the work is varied and exciting.

For more information about working with us check out our website:

For an informal conversation about this job opportunity within the Planning Service contact Toby Williams or Phil McIntosh (Interim Delivery Managers)

Closing Date: 9:00am Tuesday 6 September 2022

Interview Date: To be confirmed