Senior Strategic Planner

Senior Strategic Planner

Job Title: Senior Strategic Planner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 3088709
Contact Name: Emma Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2020 17:03

Job Description

Public Sector People are seeking a Senior Strategic Planner for a Metro Council on an ongoing contract basis. This council is one of the larger metro councils, 25km north-east of the CBD with offices surrounded by rolling hills.
This role is within the Planning & Community Safety Department, you will be responsible for conducting research and consultation, managing projects and developing strategy policies for significant land use, built form issues, corporate and community planning and organisation-wide issues.

This council are undergoing a review of their housing strategy, they have two major activity centres about to go out for public consultation, planning scheme review and translating into the new format. There is plenty of work for a planner to sink their teeth into.
Flexible work arrangements available, you will be joining a team of  five.
Requirements include:
  • Tertiary qualification in Town Planning, Urban Studies, Environmental Planning or related discipline.
  • Extensive experience in planning and delivering community engagement activities.
  • Expertise in negotiating with both private and public sector clients and service providers. 
Benefits include:
  • Flexible working hours available.
  • Contract role for an immediate start, potential for the role to go permanent.
  • Work in a metro council which has both urban and rural planning challenges.
For a confidential discussion regarding this position and other opportunities within Metropolitan and Regional Victoria, please contact Emma Murphy at PSP on (03) 8535 3111.
Alternatively, please e-mail your current resume in Word format using the link below.