Senior Strategic Planner

Job Title: Senior Strategic Planner
Location: Sydney
Salary: $92,366.00 - $106,917.00 per annum + 9.5% super
Start Date: 2/25/2021
Reference: 459371_25
Contact Name: Lina Thomas
Job Published: March 23, 2021 13:01

Job Description

  • Work from home flexibility
  • Flexible start date
  • Career progression



Join a Local Council team focused on making a strategic and innovative impact on the community. Join a collaborative team focused on delivering innovative and transformational successful outcomes for the betterment of the area through their strategic thinking and strong communication across multi-disciplinary Council Departments and Community Associations.



Your well-developed skills & experience in town/strategic planning from a senior standpoint is needed to coordinate the long-term land use planning for the City. In this role, we deliver a range of programs and services including the development of long-term land use planning strategies and policies, city planning, regional planning, place-based planning projects and most importantly the preparation of new Local Environmental Plans, Development Controls Plans and Contributions Plans. Reporting to the Urban planner team leader, it is expected you have exceptional communication skills, problem solving, and negotiations are seamless.



  • Experience in the formulation and implementation of land-use planning policy, specifically development
    control plans
  • Proven ability to establish, coordinate and/or operate with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Prepare strategies & planning policies for the improvement of Local Council
  • Provide advice regarding current open and emerging land-use
  • Prepare briefing and Council reports
  • Provide Environmental Assessment of proposals



  • Experience in rapid growth area planning/management
  • Demonstrated experience in projects requiring a high level of urban design outcomes
  • Proficient in project management working across all departments of the Council
  • Implement, monitor and review Strategic plans
  • Understanding of Crowns land Act 1989 and Environmental Planning Assessment ACT.



Contribute on amazing opportunities for our City as well as accepting the challenge as of balancing the growth
resilience and livability of our City. You will be part of a planning team that value free exchange of ideas and knowledge
collaboration, quality output and raising each other up and together we are seeking to develop a best practice planning
framework for the community.



  • Working from home flexibility
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Rewarding and collaborative team culture



Click “Apply for this job”, or contact Lina Thomas on (02) 9231 4999 for a confidential discussion.

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