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Senior Planning Officer - EAY09136

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Vacancy information
Reference EAY09136
Closing date 09/10/2023
Service East Ayrshire Council
Based at 8 John Finnie Street Kilmarnock
Salary £40,404.00 to £42,843.00
Hours hours per week
Contract type Permanent
Work from home Hybrid

Job Purpose

Provide professional planning support through the provision of expert advice and guidance to colleagues and management across the Service on a range of complex and diverse large scale planning applications, development proposals and environmental assessment activities including the provision of general planning activities delivered by Development Management Services in order to assist with the promotion, delivery and integration of the Council’s key objectives; specifically in relation to the Community Plan, Shared Commitments, Single Outcome Agreement and Best Value.


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Additional Information

This is a permanent full time post. The Admin Base for this post is The Opera House, 8 John Finnie Street, Kilmarnock.

Normal office hours are Monday - Thursday 9am - 5pm & Friday 9am - 4pm

Annual salary £40,404 - £42,843 Pay Award Pending 2023/2024

The workstyle for this post is 'Mobile' - 20-49% of time is office based. Able to work at home, or another location, or travel directly from home to other locations and client visits out in the field.

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