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Job Title: Validations Officer
Category: Office Date Posted: 02/08/2019
Location: Wandsworth Expiry Date: 31/08/2019
Salary: £13.14 per hour Contact Name: Amy Sestanovich
Job Code: AS-VO-WAND5 Contact Email:

Validations Officer


Temporary Contract (3 Months)

£13.14 per hour

Responsible to the Senior Validations Officer for providing an efficient and at speed Validations Service for the Development Management Division of Planning and Transport Division.  To ensure that all customers receive a polite, professional and timely service for their requests for information and processing of their planning applications and requests for information.

The duties will include maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of planning issues and procedures, working as part of a team and assisting in the processing of planning applications, and the filing and distribution of documents related to these.  You will also provide administrative support and provide statistical reports.

Applicants should have a proven working knowledge of the Planning process, experience in the use of computer databases and other office software, such as Word, Excel, Outlook etc. with a thorough working knowledge of software and document management systems used in the Planning Service and Building Control.

Must have proven organisational skills, including prioritising and allocating work to meet conflicting deadlines, proven verbal and written communication skills and ability to deal with Councillors, senior managers, colleagues from other departments, outside bodies and members of the public.  Ability to deal effectively with numbers and data and to produce and interpret management information.

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