About this job

Fixed Term: 2 years - 30 hours per week
Salary: £17,504 - £19,326
Location: Based in Tiverton

Do you have an interest in monitoring new housing and other development, carrying out research and preparing information reports to support the Council’s planning function?

We are seeking an officer with numerical skills, attention to detail and knowledge of standard ICT packages. You will work as part of the small and friendly Forward Planning team at Mid Devon District Council, taking forward and maintaining new databases and liaising with monitoring officers from other Councils in the Greater Exeter area.

You will need to be committed, enthusiastic, focused on results, able to work under pressure and with your own initiative, have a sense of humour and be willing to learn.

We value our staff and offer an excellent working environment. Employee rewards and benefits include:

  • Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Family friendly leave, pay and working arrangements
  • Discounted gym membership at Mid Devon District Council Leisure Centres
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Career development through professional learning and development.

A satisfactory basic disclosure check and three years complete employment history will be requested in the event of you being offered the position.

To find out more

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Tristan Peat, Forward Planning Team Leader, on 01884 234344.

For full details please read the Job Description and Person Specification - PF05 - Monitoring & Information Officer

The Job Description refers to the level of competencies required for this post. For an explanation of what this means, please see Core Competencies.

How to apply

Please download and complete our Job Application Form and send to  opportunities@middevon.gov.uk Alternatively, print and send by post to:

Human Resources
Mid Devon District Council
Phoenix House
Phoenix Lane
Tiverton, Devon
EX16 6PP

Please remember to quote the following post and vacancy numbers:

CLOSING DATE 31 May 2019 at 1.00 pm
POST NUMBER PF05
VACANCY NUMBER 2019018

We are committed to Equality of Opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

If we've not contacted you within two weeks of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Thank you for showing an interest in this vacancy and we wish you every success with your on-going job search.

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