Assistant Director, Strategic Planning
Closes: 20 November 2019
Classification: Senior Officer Grade C
Salary: $106,043 - $114,146
Position No: 45274
Directorate: Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 06 November 2019
Contact Officer: Steven Gianakis on
(02) 6207 1741
Details: An exciting opportunity exists in the Strategic Planning and Policy branch for a motivated self-starter to fill the role of Assistant Director. The successful applicant will work in a dynamic multi-disciplinary team undertaking strategic planning and policy projects including the implementation of the ACT Planning Strategy 2018. This will require an individual with a demonstrated understanding of contemporary best-practice approaches to planning including their application in a Canberra context; demonstrated aptitude for research and analysis; well-developed oral and written communication skills; and the ability to meet deadlines, manage competing priorities, support strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Tertiary qualifications in urban planning or another relevant professional areas are highly desired.
Notes: This is a temporary position available immediately up until 30 June 2020 with the possibility of extension. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only. This position will be moving to a new workplace designed for activity-based working (ABW) in 2020. Under ABW arrangements, officers will not have a designated workstation/desk.
How to Apply: Please submit a written application addressing the Selection Criteria limiting responses to 350 word per criteria, along with your current curriculum vitae, listing two referees and their contact details.
Applications should be submitted via the Apply Now button below.
This is a temporary position available immediately up until 30 June 2020 with the possibility of extension.