Director of Planning and Building Control

Belfast (City/Town)
Circa £85k
12 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full time

Belfast is fast becoming one of the most attractive and compelling cities in the UK and Ireland to live, work, study and visit. Our ambition, optimism and energy is clearly articulated in the Belfast Agenda, our twenty-first century community plan. We have achieved notable success with multi-£billion investment in regeneration of the city from both the private and public sectors. So we are poised for further growth and success, and we are seeking to appoint a strong leader to support us in achieving these aims.

The new Director of Planning and Building Control will catalyse the transformation of the physical fabric of the city. You will ensure that this service is forward and outward looking; and seen as an enabler by the investment and development communities. Belfast offers a diverse and dynamic landscape and an atmosphere encouraging innovation and new approaches. You’ll challenge the status quo by bringing innovation, creativity and flair; set in the reality of effective service delivery on the ground. By doing so, you will leverage the city’s position and ensure a place fit for all our communities and stakeholders to thrive and prosper.

To find out more about this exceptional role, please speak with our advisors at Berwick Partners:

Marek Dobrowolski on 0121 654 5912 or

Jonathan Clark on 0121 654 5926.

Closing date for applications is Monday 6 November at 9am.

Belfast City Council is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. If you have a disability or your first language is not English and you have any difficulties with any aspect of our recruitment process, please call our helpline on 028 9027 0640. All recruitment documentation can be provided in other formats.