Position Details
Reference Number 17521
Position Title Strategic Planner
Employment Type Temporary Full Time
Department Planning & Eco Development
Branch City Strategy & Design
Location Coburg Civic Centre, 90 Bell Street Coburg
Banding Level Band 6
Salary $83,491.37 to $91,008.03
Hours Per Fortnight 76.00
Position Summary


• Full time maximum term to July 2019

• Take the next step in your Urban Planning career

• Full Time / Monthly RDO

Moreland City Council is offering a fantastic opportunity for a Strategic planner who enjoys contact with the community and working with a dynamic team to develop and implement major strategic planning projects.  

Key aspects of this role include the leading, developing and implementing of urban planning strategy, policy and guidelines and planning scheme amendments. The successful candidate will have experience and expertise in developing policy, project management, co-ordinating cross-functional teams, preparing amendment documentation, community consultation and process improvements.

To be successful in this role, you are required to have tertiary qualifications in Urban Planning or related disciplines and demonstrated experience in Urban Planning preferably in Local Government.


Moreland City Council is proudly diverse and an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, people with disability, and people from every culture, gender and sexuality identity, age and ethnic background.


Selection Criteria Essential: Tertiary qualifications in one or more urban planning or related disciplines.

Essential: Demonstrated skills and experience in working in development and implementation of land use and development policy, focusing on successful delivery/implementation of land use and development policy and strategy and complex planning scheme amendments.

Essential: Project management skills and experience in drafting of best practice policy, strategy and planning scheme provisions that are accurate, clear, concise and deliver intended sustainable land use and development outcomes.

Essential: Demonstrated experience in the preparation and processing of planning scheme amendments including preparation and presentation of reports at Panel Hearings.

Essential: Outstanding written and oral communication skills and the ability to present to and negotiate effectively with a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders.
Contact Person Kim Giaquinta
Contact Number 93849246
Alternate Contact Person Kate Shearer
Alternate Contact Number 92401230
Closing Date 29/06/2018
Position Description
Position Description - Band 6 - Strategic Planner - May 2018.DOCX Open
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