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Senior Strategic Planner

  • Senior contract role - with the support of a large team

  • Ideally starting in the new year - however an immediate start can work

  • Flexible hourly rate that will reflect your extensive experience

Job for senior strategic planner to join eastern council on an ongoing contract

Your new company
This eastern council, in the booming development corridor, are working on some interesting strategic planning projects and are looking at adding additional expertise into their existing team.

Your new role
You will be predominately working on some interesting scheme amendments, but also diversifying into:

  • Undertake amendments to the local planning Scheme; including drafting of planning policy / provisions and supporting amendment documentation, and completing amendment processes in line with legislative requirements.

  • Identify, analyse and report on planning issues / trends relevant to the municipality.

  • Co-ordinate and undertake community consultation sessions related to a range of planning strategies / projects / proposed planning scheme amendments.

  • Take a project manager or project team member role in multi-disciplinary teams that are established to undertake specific projects, ensuring the agreed scope, timelines and budget constraints are met

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified and highly experienced strategic planner in scheme amendments. policy development, structure planning, heritage planning and urban design / built form controls. You will have at least 3 years of local Victorian experience.

What you'll get in return
This contract role will see you working in a busy and diverse council, that value your contribution and offer flexible hourly rates.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Lisa Jessup via email on lisa.jessup@hays.com.au

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact me on 96424066 for a confidential discussion on your career.

Date Posted
Government, Defence & Emergency
Melbourne, VIC 3152
Job Type
Full Time, Temporary/Contract
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