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Strategic Planner (102311)

*$87,731 - $94,816 pa (Band 6) plus super * Permanent Full Time, 19 Day month


Reference: 4803143

Do you want the opportunity to work across urban renewal, infrastructure planning and growth area planning?

Do you want the opportunity to lead projects and take responsibility and be supported every step of the way when needed?

Do you want to work for an organisation with a great working culture and commitment to growing capacity in their staff?

We are located just 25 minutes from the CBD and right opposite Broadmeadows Train Station. We offer convenient car parking and incentives for green travel, including Myki Commuter Club and interest free loans for a bike.

Your Role:

Hume is not just a growth area and in this role you just be won't a growth area planner.

You will collaborate and innovate with Council colleagues, state government agencies and developers to facilitate development in major urban renewal areas, metropolitan and local activity centres, metropolitan growth areas, and state significant employment areas.

You will be responsible for the preparation of new planning policy, new Council strategies, and planning scheme amendments. You will assess and manage development proposals and negotiate legal agreements with developers to secure local infrastructure provision.

You will also have the opportunity to shape major state and local transport, open space, leisure, and community facility projects.

Your work at Hume won't just make changes to the planning scheme, it will shape the strategic direction of the Council and make a tangible difference to the lives of the community.

Your Team:

You will work in a fun and highly respected strategic planning team with an experienced leadership team that will encourage and support you to realise your potential.

Our perfect colleague is supportive and friendly, has a drive and passion for delivering great outcomes on the ground, and demonstrates a collaborative, respectful and innovative approach to working.

Your Organisation:

You will work for an organisation which prioritises life-long learning and building capacity within our staff and our community to improve the lives of our residents.

You will enjoy a great working culture and have access to ongoing career development opportunities.

Your Application:

We've made it simple. All you need to do is upload your CV with a covering letter telling us why you want this great job.

Candidates with relevant experience from interstate and overseas, and part time candidates are encouraged to apply.

For further information please view position description or contact Caroline Rollis on 03 9205 2372.

Applications Close: 03 Sep 2019