Position Details
Reference Number 15176
Position Title Food System Officer
Employment Type Temporary Part Time
Department Social Development Department
Branch Social Policy & Early Years
Location Coburg Civic Centre, 90 Bell Street Coburg
Banding Level Band 6
Salary $83,491.00 to $91,008.00
Hours Per Fortnight 30.40
Position Summary


  • Temporary maximum term  - 0.4EFT - 3 Years
  • Part time - 15.2 hours per week
  • Band 6 - $83K - $91K + Super (Pro rata)


Moreland City Council is offering a fantastic opportunity for a Food System Project officer who enjoys contact with the community and working with a dynamic team to implement Council's first Food System Strategy.

Key aspects of this role include working with community members and staff to develop and deliver a range of programs, provide advice, produce easily accessible information, monitor and evaluate the strategy whilst identifying opportunities to embed the key aspects of food systems into established processes.

The successful candidate will have experience and expertise in working with community members to deliver projects, develop systems to enable members to easily access information, influence established systems to support the strategy, be able to manage competing demands, manage projects and evaluate the impact of the work being undertaken.

We are an equal opportunity and child safe employer, support inclusiveness and diversity, and are Values based.  Moreland - One Community Proudly Diverse.

Selection Criteria Essential: • Demonstrated knowledge of issues relating to a food system eg.sustainable food, food insecurity and food growing. • Experience in successfully implementing community programs and projects involving diverse stakeholders and participants. • Proven strategic and analytical capabilities, includi

Desirable: • Current drivers license • Ability to speak a relevant community language
Contact Person Nalika Peiris
Contact Number 92402364
Alternate Contact Person Mike Collins
Alternate Contact Number 92402484
Closing Date 21/07/2017
Position Description
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