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Coordinator of Statutory Planning - Senior Role

Melbourne - West, Victoria, Australia
Hays - Melbourne - 1818588
  • Excellent career opportunity- step up or into senior leadership
  • Hands on involvement with the growth of the Shire
  • Lucrative salary - be rewarded for your expertise


Coordinator of Statutory Planning required for western growth zone council. Permanent role.

Your new company
As the gateway to the developing western suburbs, this council is the focal point for major residential and commercial development over the next 2-5 years. As such it is critical that they build their planning teams to ensure that the in-house expertise is sufficient to cope with this increase in volume development applications. In need of an experienced Coordinator with a statutory planning background, this role is essential to the successful ongoing operations of the council.

Your new role
As the Coordinator of a large statutory planning team, you will be responsible for the day to day management of the team,. ensuring that workflow is consistent across the planners and that timelines are met with efficiency and expediency. You will be the go to person for all escalated queries and will be required to attend VCAT on occasion as matters arise. In this role you will not necessarily be removed from application assessment all together, so there will be a "hands on" requirement in this role.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be an experience town planner with experience as a team leader or coordinator, from within the Victorian Local Government. You will have managed a small to medium sized teams and be looking to develop further with scope to make your career what you want it to be.


What you'll get in return
You will be working in the think of the development zone in Melbourne, the fastest growing metro area in Australia, being at the forefront of projects that are literally changing the face of the city.

What you need to do now
If you are interested in this role, please click "Apply" now or contact Lisa Jessup via email on or via phone on 96424066.
If this role is not for you, but would like to have a discussion about career options, please call me for a confidential chat.

Reference Number: 1818588 

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