Posted 23/05/17

Place Manager - City of Stonnington

Applications close 04/06/2017

      • Salary: $104,002 - $115,782 per annum (pro rata) + Superannuation
      • Temporary Part Time
      • 38 hours per fortnight - maternity leave cover for 12 months starting August 2017
      • Excellent team culture, diverse & stimulating work portfolio, wellbeing program & much more!

The City of Stonnington, located in inner Melbourne, is seeking a Place Manager to provide high level management and coordination of projects for and impacting on Council. This is a rare opportunity to cover a maternity leave vacancy and have the flexibility of working 38 hours a fortnight.

The Place Manager will be responsible for key strategic planning policy and land use development initiatives which will require liaison with Council, other key internal and external stakeholders that support State and Council planning policy objectives. A key project includes implementing Chapel reVision and place management initiatives for the Chapel Street Activity Centre, particularly Forrest Hill.

With significant experience in delivering strategic planning projects, this is an excellent opportunity for a highly skilled professional to make their mark in one of Melbourne’s premier municipalities. As the successful applicant you will possess a relevant tertiary qualification, extensive experience in strategic planning, extensive policy development and project management experience and demonstrated skills in networking, consultation and engagement. You will have an eye for detail as well as the ability to advocate and facilitate complex and major strategic projects and programs.

As an employee of the City of Stonnington, you will not only have the opportunity to further progress your career and diversify your experience in a leading inner city council, but you will also have access to fantastic benefits. You will be located in a new, modern and sustainable building on Glenferrie Road, Malvern and have the opportunity to work in a positive and supportive team environment, focused on collaboration and innovation.

You will be offered professional development opportunities and be able to participate in staff wellbeing programs, nominated as a finalist both in the VicHealth and WorkSafe Awards. Additionally, you will receive annual leave loading, work for an organisation with a dedicated Green Team and be recognised and rewarded through Stonnington’s cultural development program.

Be part of Stonnington today. Work that matters. People who make a difference.

Submitting Your Application

A Position Description which includes the Key Selection Criteria is available here. Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria as part of their application. To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate Australian or New Zealand work visa.

For further information on how to apply contact the Council’s Recruitment Officer on 8290 1333.   For position related queries, please contact Susan Price on 8290 1395

Posted 18/5/17

Coordinator City Strategy - City of Port Phillip

    • Permanent full-time position
    • Attractive Salary Package commensurate with experience
    • Located at St Kilda Town Hall

An exciting opportunity exists to lead Councils City Strategy team to deliver strategies and projects for a vibrant and diverse inner municipality experiencing significant urban growth.If you have the capacity to think strategically, a strong appreciation of integrated placed based planning, and a commitment delivering outcome-focused solutions to complex urban issues, this role could be for you.

You will work collaboratively to support Councils strong commitment to enhancing liveability, environmental sustainability and social inclusion. Experience in leading teams and managing strategic planning programs in a local government context is highly desirable.

Please click here to download a copy of the position description. Further information can be obtained by contacting Katrina Terjung, Manager Strategy and Growth on 9209 6815.

Applicants must respond to the key selection criteria contained in the position description.  Applications close midnight Thursday 1st June 2017.




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