Technical Support Team Leader
Employer: Cherwell District Council
- Reference: CHER/17/39981
- Published on: Mon 31/07/2017 13:10 PM
- Closing on: Thu 24/08/2017 23:55 PM
- Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
- Salary: CDC Grade 8 £33,349 to £37,723
- DBS Check: No
- Location: Oxfordshire
Are you able to make key-decisions whilst managing and leading a Technical Support team across two Councils? We are looking for a leader, someone who can motivate whilst managing a large team to provide a high quality, efficient and value for money development management technical support service.
This role will be pivotal to the recently created shared service, taking a lead role in ensuring efficiency savings are delivered through the harmonisation of working practices and shared IT systems.
Dealing personally with the most complex and controversial cases, you will also manage complaints, monitor operational budgets and maintain a process of continuous improvement.
You will have significant experience of providing professional technical support in a development management service, using your thorough knowledge and understanding of planning legislation and case law.
You will be adaptive, progressive with high class organisational skills and be committed to delivering a high quality service in a pressurised environment. You will have recent experience and a passion for effective specialist planning systems such as Mastergov or Uniform.
Leading the technical support function at two locations you will have a good knowledge of project management and procurement, as well as creating challenging personal development plans and managing performance.
- Flexible working
- Generous annual leave
- Childcare voucher scheme
- Local Government Pension
To apply, please click the link below.
Closing Date - 24th of August,
Interview Date - 30th of August
For more information please contact Andy Preston, Head of Development Management. To download an application pack and apply for the post, please visit the council’s website or contact the Human Resources Department on 01295 221528.
“Cherwell District Council and South Northamptonshire is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults”.