People and Place Project Manager - Torridge and North Devon District Councils

  • Multiple Locations
  • Part Time
  • £51,000 per annum pro rata
  • £5,100 performance related bonus upon completion of project
  • £8,000 relocation allowance (subject to qualifying conditions)
  • Fixed term for the duration of the project, through to independent examination and adoption of the local plan, this is envisaged to be no later than 2025. 

Torridge and North Devon District Councils are working collaboratively to meet their corporate priorities and development goals. This is an exciting opportunity to tackle the challenges ahead and develop opportunities that will make a real difference to our residents, businesses, and environment across Northern Devon. We are looking for a People and Place Project Manager to work with both authorities to project manage the delivery of the North Devon and Torridge Local Plan Review (branded the People and Place Project).

As a People and Place Project Manager you will be responsible for coordinating the complex interrelated activity of both Torridge and North Devon District Council’s planning policy teams and provide professional specialist advice and guidance to the Council’s customers, employees and elected members on all matters of the Local Plan.

The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate a proven track record of successful development plan delivery and knowledge of the planning system, national planning policy framework and legislation relating to local plan preparation. 

If you think this is the perfect new challenge for you, please contact Sean Kearny, Head of Communities and Place at Torridge District Council , on 01237 428708 for a confidential and informal discussion about the role.

To find out more information or to apply please visit our careers website to submit a cv and covering letter.

Interview Date: 18th October 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationNorth DevonDevonTorridge
  • Work Postcode

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupManagement & Senior ManagementProject & Programme Management

  • Salary Details

    £51,000 per annum pro rata

  • Job TermFixed
  • Appointment TypePart Time
  • Hours

    3 days per week

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required