Senior Urban Design and Landscape Officer - Monmouthshire County Council

Usk County Hall
BAND I SCP 37 – SCP 41 £33,136 - £37,106

Monmouthshire County Council have an exciting opportunity for a suitably qualified Urban Design/Landscape professional to join the Heritage Team within the Council’s Planning Service. The County has a rich landscape and historic environment together with exciting new development opportunities. We are looking for a suitably qualified and experienced officer to provide urban design and landscape advice in relation to all aspects of the County’s built and natural environment being part of the wider Development Management Team.

Monmouthshire County Council has a culture of creative thinking and a strong emphasis on placemaking and future communities. As a result the post holder will be required to have a substantial input in the shaping of the new Local Development Plan in terms of new housing sites and the formulation of policy and relevant Supplimentary Planning Guidance.

The postholder will have a professional qualification, to degree level, in a relevant urban design or landscape related field together with membership of the Landscape Institute or Registered Practitioner Status, or demonstrable experience in landscape and built environment related discipline.

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 7th September 2018.

Interviews will be held on 20th September 2018.

For further details of the job description and the person specification please see Monmouthshire County Council’s Website or attached document.

For further information or to informally discuss this post please contact the Heritage Manager Amy Longford on 01633 644877 or the Development Services Manager, Phil Thomas on 01633 644809.


Application forms can be completed online or down loaded via:


Completed paper application forms should be returned to the following address:-

Employee Services, Monmouthshire County Council, PO BOX 106, CALDICOT, NP26 9AN


Welsh Language skills are desirable for this post