Senior Strategic Planner

Senior Strategic Planner

Job Title: Senior Strategic Planner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 3176831
Contact Name: Emma Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 13, 2020 14:33

Job Description

Public Sector People are seeking a Senior Strategic Planner for a six month contract for a metro council.
Covering an internal secondment, you will be working on translating the planning scheme into the new format required by Smart planning program. You will also be working on planning scheme amendments and managing the exhibition and assessment of submissions. You will get the opportunity to work on the development of a new transport strategy and community plan.
This is a long term contract opportunity, which could well go beyond six months. On the run up to Christmas the role will be fully remote and coming into 2021, there may be some requirement to attend the office for collaboration meetings, but will be mostly remote based working.
We are seeking a strong Band 6 planner with local government experience. Flexible working hours available and competitive hourly rate. This is suited to a planner seeking a new challenge and a long term opportunity.
Requirements include:
  • Tertiary qualification in Town Planning, Urban Studies, Environmental Planning or related discipline.
  • Strong communication skills, ability to meet deadlines and work autonomously.
  • Previous Local Government experience at a Band 6 level.
Benefits include:
  • Remote working and flexible hours.
  • Six month contract with opportunity for permanency.
  • Competitive hourly rate.
  • Work within a very busy metro council, with a variety of work to sink your teeth into.
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.


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