Strategic Planner

Strategic Planner

Yarra City Council | melbourne, VIC, AU

Posted 7 days ago

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An exciting opportunity exists to join Yarra City Council in the role of Strategic Planner. As part of the Strategic Planning Team, this role will assist in a range of projects creating plans, policy and planning outcomes that reflect the needs of the growing and evolving city. You will be working as part of a highly motivated and fun team that is committed to an integrated approach to planning in Yarra. 

What you will need to succeed: 

  • Tertiary qualifications in town planning or a related discipline.
  • Well-developed oral and written (in particular report writing) communication skills.
  • General knowledge of key strategic issues and emerging trends relevant to urban development and land use planning in an inner urban context.
  • Sound understanding of Victorian planning legislation.
  • Ability to effectively manage time, set priorities and organise own workload.
  • Ability to facilitate good project outcomes.
  • Yarra City Council is an exciting and progressive organisation. We pride ourselves on having an inclusive culture and aim to make a positive difference in people’s lives. This is a significant role that is a great opportunity for someone who is highly motivated and people focussed.