Strategic Planner

Strategic Planner

Job Title: Strategic Planner
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 2918668
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Job Published: April 04, 2019 18:04

Job Description

Public Sector People are working with a council situated at the northern end of Port Phillip Bay, about 7kms west of central Melbourne. Council are recruiting a Strategic Planner on an ongoing contract basis.

This metro council is known for its rich natural environment, its maritime history and its industrial strength. The key strategic plan for this council is the improvement of the local community's health and wellbeing. You will manage proponent led amendment and assist the team members with existing projects.

This role is suitable to those planners who have not had exposure to strategic planning yet but would like to transition into a strategic role.
Requirements include:
  • Tertiary qualification in Town Planning, Urban Studies, Environmental Planning or related discipline.
  • A demonstrated knowledge of current urban planning issues and relevant polices and planning roles of State and Local Government in relation to Plan Melbourne, particularly housing, sustainability, activity centres, industry, the coast, transport and the environment
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the processes involved in the preparation of strategic plans, planning scheme policies and planning scheme amendments.
Benefits include:
  • Flexible working hours
  • Ongoing contract with competitive hourly rate.
  • Work in a coastal council with a great reputation.
  • Gain experience in strategic planning.
For a confidential discussion regarding this position and other opportunities within Metropolitan and Regional Victoria, please contact Emma Murphy at Public Sector People on 03 8535 3111.  
Alternatively, please e-mail your current resume in Word format using the link below.

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