Planning Review Consultant


West Sussex

  • Location

    West Sussex

  • Job type


  • Sector

    Local Government

  • Job ref


  • Expiry date

    19 November 2019

  • Client


Ref: GSi60077

We are seeking an experienced Planning Review Consultant for a 3 - 6 month assignment with a local authority client.  The role involves supporting the implementation of a number of key actions and recommendations following a Planning Service review.  

The consultant will provide a fundamental review of the Planning Service, developing quality decision-making and a priority approach to improvement.  The review will cover all functions within the Planning Service, however the scope of the review will not cover planning policy or enforcement.

This is an opportunity to equip a local authority planning service for the future and to support strategic priorities and objectives.

This role will be based in the South East, on a day rate of ~£700. If this opportunity is of interest to you, please send an up-to-date CV to  Please note, only relevant candidates will be contacted for this role.

How to apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an automated e mail to confirm that you have applied. If you do not receive this email, please make contact with GatenbySanderson.

Contact details
Justine Fisher: 020 7426 3974