Town Planner

Are you ready to take on a pivotal role supporting our Senior Manager in Open Space Planning for the NSW Government? We seek a dynamic and agile individual to lead strategic and statutory planning matters, project manage Plans Management for Greater Sydney Parklands parks, and prepare detailed project briefs to drive urban design projects forward.

Your Responsibilities Include:
- Supporting the Senior Manager in strategic and statutory planning matters.
- Leading project management for new and renewed Plans of Management for parks.
- Managing engagement with consultants for planning and urban design projects.
- Build and maintain positive relationships with stakeholders and the community.
- Preparing reports, submissions, and correspondence for strategic planning initiatives.

Challenges You'll Tackle:
- Thriving in a fast-paced, growing agency environment.
- Balancing complex issues and diverse stakeholder needs.
- Integrating conflicting technical advice for optimal planning outcomes.

What We're Looking For:
- Strong background in strategic planning, especially in open space. Town Planning experience is a must. 
- Project management skills with experience handling diverse consultant disciplines.
- Exceptional stakeholder engagement and management abilities.
- Proficiency in interpreting legislation and providing evidence-based advice.
- Collaboration skills in a design-led team setting.
- Understanding of government operations.
- Urban design background or experience is a plus.
- Graphic skills using Adobe Creative Suite are highly regarded.


Benefits of contracting through The Recruitment Company:

  • Best Agency to Work for in Australia 3 years in a row (Great Place To Work)
  • A dedicated Contractor care manager for you
  • Over 1000 positive reviews – 97% say we’re ‘exceptional’
  • Award-winning contractor benefits package
  • Leading NSW Government supplier since 2004
  • Discounted training and certification
  • We can cover you for PI and PL insurance
  • The BEST Christmas in July party in Australia


How to apply:

Click APPLY and send your CV to Dervla & Chipo, who are recruiting for this role.

Due to the immediate start, we will submit CVs as they come in; send your CV now to be considered.

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