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Strategic Planner - Contract

Melbourne - Inner, Victoria, Australia
Hays - Melbourne - 2003174
  • Inner City Location, less than 10km from Melbourne CBD
  • Negotiable salary based on experience
  • Transform a diverse and growing part of Melbourne

Boost your planning career and strengthen your portfolio with an inner-city council located <10km from the CBD

Your new company
Our client is located west of central Melbourne and is known for its rich natural environment, its maritime history and its industrial strength. The community love the area for its proximity to the CBD, the beach, its parks and green spaces, its vibrant atmosphere and sense of community, its character housing and above all, its people.

The Council Plan 2017-2021 is Council’s key strategic document that describes how it will work, as an organisation, to achieve the vision and priorities of our community. This council is seeking an experienced strategic planner for an immediate start on a minimum 6-month contract with extension available.

Your new role
You will be e a valuable team member of the Council’s Strategic Planning Projects Team, providing expertise and innovation in the area of strategic land use and local area planning, planning scheme policy development, project management, research and community consultation.

What you'll need to succeed
• A tertiary qualification in town planning, economic geography or related discipline, which provides a broad understanding of strategic planning and/or urban development issues
• At least two years’ experience in town planning or related field

What you'll get in return
• A competitive hourly rate of $45-50 per hour + super
• Autonomy to manage and drive strategic projects
• Flexible working arrangement are available

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 Gabriel Kaufmann on

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us on (03) 9642 4066 for a confidential discussion on your career.

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