Historic England`s national expertise is locally delivered through a network of regional teams advising on over 20,000 statutory applications for change every year. This vacancy is a chance to join the friendly and high-performing team based at 195-205 High Street, in historic Guildford, but with frequent travel required to diverse historic sites across South East England.
As a key member of the Development Management Team, the Assistant Inspector of Historic Buildings and Areas will use their knowledge of historic buildings, areas and designed landscapes to provide advice in response to pre-application and formal consultations for listed building consent and planning permission across the fascinating historic environment of South East England.
The successful candidate will be flexible and enthusiastic to use Historic England`s ethos of Constructive Conservation to help manage change to the most significant heritage assets in the South East. You will need to demonstrate understanding and experience of the range of assets found in the South East and evidence of dealing positively with a range of stakeholders. You will need to have strong communication skills and be able to be a pro-active team player with good interpersonal skills.
Further details about working at Historic England are available at: www.HistoricEngland.org.uk/about/jobs
The closing date for applications is 13 August 2017, with interviews to be held in Guildford on 24 August 2017.