Director Planning,Waste and Regulatory Services

Location: Australia > Regional NSW > All Regional New South Wales
Work type: Full Time

Centrally located along the Murray River and just a 2.5 hour drive from Melbourne, Murray River Council covers 11,865 sq. kilometres and is home to riverside townships and villages including Moama, Barham, Tooleybuc, Mathoura, Moulamein, Wakool and Murray Downs. It is an exciting place to live, work, invest and visit, with significant economic growth plans, which will support existing diverse agricultural, manufacturing and tourism industries.

An exciting opportunity is available for an executive professional with drive, vision and leadership skills, to take responsibility for the Planning, Waste & Regulatory Services Department.

Reporting to the General Manager, the Director is a member of the executive team and provide leadership, people management and professional expertise to support the council's vision and operational needs.

A collaborative and engaging relationship approach across all levels internally and externally is critical to the success of this role. With relevant qualifications and a significant work history in the planning, waste and environment space, you need to demonstrate:

  • A significant record of achievement in successfully managing the delivery of multi-disciplined planning programs in complex organisations, where innovation and change management has been a key driver.
  • Proven experience and ability to lead a multi-disciplinary team working within a complex, stakeholder-driven organisation.
  • Proactive attitude with a strong desire to embrace challenges and the motivation to implement change. This will be supported by your excellent relationship skills and proven abilities in high level consultation, networking, negotiation and influencing.

Given major organisational growth at Murray River Council combined with lifestyle opportunities, this is an outstanding opportunity that will appeal to high calibre candidates. A highly attractive remuneration package will be offered.

Please apply quoting Ref. No.3B/69388, online at Enquiries can be made to Charles Kerr at Hudson in our Melbourne office on (03) 9623 6799. Applications close on Friday, 26 July 2019. Your application will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

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