Executive Recruitment

Principal Landscape Officer

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South Cambridgeshire District Council
Salary: Grade 6 (£33,276 - £39,496 p.a.)
Closing date:
19th March
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Recruitment timetable

Closing Date
Tuesday 19 March 2019 at 12pm
Thursday 4 April 2019

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We are looking to expand our Built and Natural Environment Team - a multi disciplinary team of technical officers comprises Urban Designers, Heritage Specialists, Ecologists, Landscape Designers, Aboriculturist within the Greater Cambridge Planning Service, a shared planning service between Cambridge City Council and South Cambridgeshire District Council.

It’s an exciting time for an experienced practitioner to work in a high profile growth location, with a proud reputation for the quality of new development that it delivers. The post holder will play an important role in one of the UK’s fastest growing economies in the Country.

Planning for green infrastructure is a priority for us. Work will focus on the more strategic sites including two new towns at Northstowe and Waterbeach and supporting the work of The Greater Cambridge (Joint) Local Plan starts this calendar year.

The service is currently implementing phase 2 of our shared service which will fully integrate the final parts of the two authorities planning teams with a significant ICT upgrade underway.  

For further information on this Principal Landscape Officer  job opportunity and responsibilities please see the job description and person specification above

How to apply

To apply for this post, please follow the link to the South Cambridgeshire District Council job application;


For more information please contact either Jane Green (Built and Natural Environment Manager on 07519 294551) or Trovine Monteiro  (Team Leader  on  01954 712931).

Closing date: 12pm on Tuesday 19 March 2019                                                

Interview dates:  Thursday 4 April 2019