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Planning Coordinator (Leadership role)

Regional West, Victoria, Australia
Hays - Melbourne - 1825264
  • Permanent role to lead a growing regional team
  • Opportunity to showcase your strategic planning skills while mentoring
  • Fabulous remuneration package to complement your experience


Planning coordinator required to lead a small council planning team in the regional west

Your new company
Located in the undulating landscape of western regional Victoria, this council located in one of Victoria's historic and iconic townships are looking for a leader to support and drive the planning team.

Your new role
In this role you will have responsibility for coordinating the activities of the team, applying both your strategic and statutory expertise, maintaining workflow deadlines and ensuring that the objectives of the council are met in a timely and expedient manner. You will be the point of contact for elevated planning queries and be responsible for coordinating VCAT representation, implementing the MSS and policies in consultation with the Manager of Economic Growth. In addition to this, you will also have hands on technical responsibility for completing scheme amendments, formulating land use policies and undertaking stakeholder liaison as needed.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified town planner, with extensive strategic planning experience having been responsible for team leadership within a Victorian council. You will have an understanding of the planning issues that affect regional areas together with a sound working knowledge of the Vic Planning Scheme.

What you'll get in return
You will boost your career with this coordinator level role, managing a close knit team of planners and being involved deeply with the community in which you live.

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 on

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.

Reference Number: 1825264 

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