Amber Valley Borough Council: Heritage Officer

logo£29,055 – £32,233 pa (Grade 7)
Job Ref: AVBC000000028

Amber Valley has a realm of historical buildings and is privileged to be part of the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site, confirming the outstanding importance of the area as the birthplace of the factory system, where in the 18th Century water power was successfully harnessed for textile production.

This is an exciting opportunity to provide specialist heritage advice to support the Development Management and Planning Policy services of the Council, ensuring the enhancement, protection and promotion of the Borough’s heritage assets.

Applicants will require:

  • excellent communication, report writing, presentation and negotiation skills with a range of audiences and ability to deal with contentious issues;
  • an extensive knowledge of heritage and how it can be used positively to underpin corporate objectives and priorities;
  • at least three years practical experience of legislation, policy, guidance and practice in respect of heritage matters; and
  • a Degree in Town and Country Planning or equivalent qualification plus membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute

We can offer:

  • A great location in a World Heritage Site
  • Flexible Working
  • Pension Scheme
  • Excellent personal and professional development opportunities
  • Opportunities to make a difference

The closing date for this vacancy is 7 October 2018 at Midnight
(Any applications received after the closing date will not be accepted)

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Amber Valley Borough Council is an equal opportunities employer

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