Tuesday , April 16 2024

City of Whittlesea Jobs – Senior Strategic Planner

Website Whittlesea Council

Job Description:

As an experienced Senior Strategic Planner in the Planning Policy & Implementation Team within the Strategic Futures Department, you will take a leading role in shaping the future of the City of Whittlesea. Your role will lead the development, assessment and implementation of Council-wide strategies, planning policies, strategic projects, structure plans, development plans and planning scheme amendments of strategic importance to Council, as well as responding to State Government initiatives.
The role offers an exciting and diverse range of projects across a broad spectrum of planning contexts including established areas, developing areas and green wedges. It represents a great opportunity for a well-rounded, experienced strategic planning specialist to expand their skill set and make their mark

Job Requirements:

  • Proven successful track record of undertaking and managing multi-disciplinary planning projects from inception to implementation, including managing and developing strong relationships with a wide range of stakeholders
  • Highly developed report writing, policy development, analysis and the capacity to present and explain complex planning policy and concepts to a diverse range of stakeholders
  • Effective interpersonal skills which incorporate a positive demeanour, a ‘can do” attitude, quality customer focus and contribute to team objectives and values

Qualification & Experience:

  • Tertiary qualification in Urban Planning or a related discipline with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience in strategic land use planning and/or policy development
  • Experience working within Local Government processes and an ability to develop planning policy and integrate Planning Scheme implementation requirements with Council-wide strategy, planning and policy development initiatives

Job Details:

Company: Whittlesea Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location:  Kimberley, Northern Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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