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Senior Strategic Planner - Contract

East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Hays - Melbourne - 2178557
  • Strategic planning job working on planning scheme amendments
  • Work on major urban renewal projects
  • Flexible working arrangements with remote access

Local government organisation is looking for a Strategic Planner in Central Melbourne, paying $50ph+

Your new company

Your new company is an East Melbourne based council which is considered one of the most forward thinking and progressive councils in Victoria. A new Chief Executive recently restructured the Planning Department and poured money and resources into making sure planners have the authority to effectively manage strategic planning projects. The results have been excellent and the council is now an employer of choice with fantastic career development opportunities.

Your new role

In this strategic planning focussed job, you will be given responsibility to manage strategic planning projects such as planning scheme amendments, precinct structure plans, reviews and mentoring staff. This is an opportunity to progress your career and be given genuine responsibilities in a region with a vast number of developments in the pipeline.

What you'll need to succeed

As the successful candidate, you will be a qualified town planner (international qualifications will be considered) with suitable rights to work in Australia. You will have extensive experience either with a Victorian Council, State Government organisation or a private sector planning firm and have an excellent understanding of strategic planning

What you need to do now

If you are interested in this role, please forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact me on (0)3 9642 4066 for a confidential discussion on your career.

Reference Number: 2178557

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