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Strategic Planner - Contract

Melbourne - Inner, Victoria, Australia
Hays - Melbourne - 2002969
  • Strengthen your strategic planning experience
  • Strong likelihood of contract extension
  • Competitive contract rate $50-$60 p/h + super

Unique contract opportunity to be involved in major strategic planning projects

Your new company
The council has strategic initiatives are aligned to liveability and transport by providing well designed places and advocating for a functional, sustainable and safe bike and pedestrian-friendly transport system that meets the communities needs. This council is seeking a Band 7 Strategic Planner who will be responsible for providing senior advice and project direction to team members and clients, and to contribute to the development and implementation of key planning initiatives.

Your new role
In this role you will prepare policies and strategies that supports council’s planning directions in accordance with council and statutory requirements. You will assist the Coordinator and Manager of Strategic Planning with preparing annual work programs, budgets and implementing strategic projects.

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate will have:
• A tertiary qualification in Urban Planning or related discipline
• Strategic planning experience, preferably within local government
• A thorough understanding of the Victorian planning legislation framework
• Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.

What you'll get in return
This role will provide you with an excellent opportunity to work with an experienced management team and work on exciting, new urban development projects. The role offers a competitive hourly rate and a great working environment.

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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