Job Summary

Be First is a pioneering urban regeneration company wholly owned by, but operating independently of, the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham (LBBD). Its mission is to accelerate growth and capitalise on the borough’s position as London’s hottest investment and development opportunity.

We are a developer and property consultancy, and provide planning and other statutory functions for LBBD. We also work with commercial partners who share our core values of delivering high quality development which benefits local people. The financial return that we generate is reinvested back into providing key council services.

The Planning & Building Control Team has undergone significant transformational change, with the intention of delivering a commercially astute, pragmatic and professional planning super service. This key, senior role sits within Infrastructure, Transport & Planning Policy, and is an exciting opportunity for an experienced planner to lead and deliver the full range of planning policy work on behalf of LBBD, with a heavy forward-looking and strategic focus.

Job Salary

Competitive salary plus company benefits including pension and eligibility for performance related bonus.

Closing Date

January 20, 2021
Apply for this position
Please email an up-to-date CV with a covering letter (no more than 2 sides of A4) setting out why you are interested in the role and why you believe yourself to be qualified to the following address: kirsty.forbes@befirst.london
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