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Executive Officer - Planning Services

Executive Officer - Planning Services

Job Title: Executive Officer - Planning Services
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Australia
Reference: 3250902
Contact Name: Marcel Lafontaine
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 28, 2021 09:02

Job Description

Executive Officer- Planning Services
Why work anywhere else!  
With aspirations of Innovation, Trust and Empowerment driving everything they do at Yarra Ranges Council, they inspire people to create a better future through:
  • Stronger collaboration across teams
  • Continuously looking for better ways to deliver
  • Encouraging our people to be courageous, authentic and accountable
  • Improving outcomes for our community
Why the team needs you
Yarra Ranges Planning and Building Department are currently looking for an Executive Officer - Planning Services to join their team providing services to a critical statutory function of Council to serve a diverse community and environment. The Executive Officer will develop and achieve high level outcomes through the implementation of a range of planning services in accordance with the Yarra Ranges Planning Scheme.
  • Band 8 salary
  • Permanent Full Time
  • Flexible/part-time options considered
  • Step towards management  
What you will bring to the team
Reporting to the Manager Planning and Building, you will have demonstrated experience including leading successful teams, business and political acumen, and process improvement initiatives.
You enjoy a dynamic working environment, are a strong communicator with excellent organisational skills and take pride and ownership of your work. You will have relevant tertiary qualifications combined with demonstrated experience and understanding of planning and subdivision matters.  You can build relationships with all stakeholders through timely, decisive and transparent communication to achieve efficient outcomes.
Why you will want to join
The Executive Officer is an ideal position for someone with existing or potential leadership qualities and strong technical ability who is looking for the next step from either a Coordinator or Team Leader role.
As part of creating a workplace that supports and enables collaboration, our employees enjoy a wide range of benefits including:
  • Flexible working hours and location
  • Free onsite car parking
  • Access to professional and career development opportunities
Applications close on Monday April 19th 2021
Public Sector People has been Retained as an exclusive recruitment partner for this assignment. All enquiries to: Marcel Lafontaine – or M – 0423 668 753 

All applications officially close on 21 June 2021 at 5:00PM AEST


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