LOC and Wayleaves Officer Field-based Shropshire


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    Shropshire
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    As our LoC and Wayleaves Officer (Field Based), you will lead the effort to secure Wayleaves and necessary consents, reducing premises impacted by Wayleave constraints. Your can-do attitude and experience will support the business in its corporate objectives to provide fast and reliable fibre to everyone.

    Client Details

    My client is a fast growing Telecoms company dedicated to driving change across the local area and beyond.

    Description

    Responsibilities

    • Prepare, negotiate and complete Wayleave agreements and other consents agreements in respect to FTTP Fibre/Civils/Telecommunications installations.
    • Investigate the Land Registry, planning authority and utility company websites and other information sources to establish land or property ownership and route feasibility.
    • Oversee the payment of compensation, professional fees, and other costs associated with Wayleave acquisition.
    • Communication activities on the ground between the Wayleaves Team and landowners, attend meetings and oversee prompt responses to queries.
    • Review all landowner crop loss and disturbance claims in conjunction with the Land Consent and Wayleave Manager.
    • Working closely with the survey team to request and book surveys.
    • Actively maintain excellent relationships with landowners, agents, government departments and other external bodies.
    • Highlighting priority Wayleaves that will have a direct impact on deliverables for the team.

    Profile

    Desirable

    • Minimum 5 years in a Telecommunications environment.
    • Understanding of rural landscape and community culture
    • Conversant with relevant legislation including The Electronic Communications Code as set out in Schedule 3A of the Communications Act 2003.
    • Proven experience working within delivery timelines, along with the confidence to address and challenge any process delays.

    Essential

    • Minimum 2 years Wayleave Experience
    • The ability to read and/or understand network designs.
    • Full driving license
    • Excellent communication and influencing skills.
    • Good logical mind and ability to constructively analyse information and identify clear path forward.
    • Excellent relationship management skills, with the ability to work collaboratively with internal and external Stakeholders
    • Efficient in Microsoft packages and have working knowledge of GIS systems.
    • Exhibit strong attention to detail and a tenacious approach to following up on enquiries.

    Job Offer

    • 25 days holiday plus an extra day off for your birthday
    • flexible and hybrid working
    • Generous pension – employer 6%, employee 3%
    • Discretionary bonus
    • Medical cash plan
    • Life assurance
    • Shut down over Christmas