Senior Manager, Community Development
Full-time Permanent

Closes: 25 February 2019

Classification: Senior Officer Grade A
Salary: $137,415
Position No: 55550
Directorate: Suburban Land Agency
Advertised (Gazettal date): 11 February 2019
Contact Officer: Neil Bulless on neil.bulless@act.gov.au or (02) 6207 0264

Detail: The Suburban Land Agency is seeking an experienced Senior Manager, Community Development to lead a small team servicing the Agency's Development Delivery groups for greenfield estates and urban redevelopment sites. This is a unique and challenging role that will see you leading a range of community development services, including: identifying and developing innovative strategic community development activities in collaboration with other Suburban Land Agency teams; developing and executing campaigns to drive new resident participation awareness and engagement with their new communities across Canberra; overseeing the implementation of community development activities for a range of land development activities for a range of land development projects, managing external stakeholders; providing advice, negotiating, liaising and consulting with a broad range of internal stakeholders to ensure cross-functional input into community development plans, budgets and project management to deliver high quality and creative outcomes. You will have a key role in delivering the Agency's vision of creating "Great places, where communities thrive'.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Qualifications in Community Development/Marketing or a related discipline. Drivers Licence. Prior to commencing in this role, a current registration issued under the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011 is required. For further information on Working with Vulnerable People registration refer to - https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1804
Note: 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: Applicants are asked to submit an Application Coversheet, 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 to jobs@act.gov.au.

Career interest categories:

Environmental Care and Sustainability
Leaders and Senior Management