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Team Leader - Land Use Planning

Team Leader - Land Use Planning

Job Title: Team Leader - Land Use Planning
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: WS030722
Contact Name: Paul Cullen
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 11, 2022 14:47

Job Description

About the role: 
PSP are partnered with our local government client recruiting for an experienced Team Leader for a long term contract. The successful candidate will have previous experience in managing and leading a small team of planning professionals in preparing strategies, policies and precinct plans. 

Key Responsibilities:
  • Manage the team to deliver innovative and effective land use plans and strategies to achieve specific
    outcomes and contribute to the achievements of Council overall.
  • Lead efforts across the organisation in the planning and reporting of land use planning and manage
    and contribute to strategic, complex, diverse, sensitive projects and multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Manage projects using robust, proactive and contemporary project management methodology, controls, risk management and reporting to ensure projects meet the approved scope and agreed expectations.
  • Integrate land use planning with urban design, transport, environment (including flood management), social and economics.
  • Manage grant and general funding of projects and services within the land use planning area and on
    strategic precinct projects.
Key Skills: 
  • Ability to understand all components of project, program and portfolio management processes.
  • Advanced problem solving and decision-making ability, including confidence in working with leaders to resolve high priority, and often sensitive and complex issues and conflict.
  • Well-developed ability to communicate, negotiate, build relationships and influence others with an engaging approach and technique.
  • Well-developed change management leadership within a highly complex stakeholder environment.
  • Tertiary qualification in town planning and considerable experience in statutory and/or strategic land
    use planning.
If you meet the above criteria and are looking for your next contract opportunity please apply via the appropriate link with a CV attached.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity please contact Paul Cullen on 0403 242 600


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