Are you the Strategic / Policy Planner for our Adelaide Office?

URPS is a dynamic and diverse firm of urban and regional planners with offices in Adelaide and Melbourne. We are focused on shaping great communities and offer a professional and positive workplace environment along with a supportive, team-oriented culture. We pride ourselves on exceptional client service and excellence in the quality of advice we deliver.

The successful person will enjoy:

  • Winning, shaping and coordinating strategic and planning policy projects (including research, analysis and policy preparation), with a focus on Development Plan Amendments / and Amendments of Designed Instruments.
  • Business development through existing and new networks.
  • Design and management of community engagement related to planning policy projects.
  • Supportive management and career development.
  • Being part of an expanding team with a great culture.
  • Flexible working arrangements.

The successful applicant will possess:

  • Tertiary qualifications in urban/town planning or related discipline.
  • Demonstrated (or 4+ years) experience working in a team to deliver solutions to complex strategic planning problems.
  • Sound understanding of planning legislation, state planning policies, and planning instruments.
  • Working knowledge of planning policy formulation processes.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise work, meet deadlines, and work to a budget.
  • Demonstrated experience working on planning projects involving a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Understanding of the roles and responsibilities of state and local government authorities and the private sector in planning matters.

For more information on URPS please refer to our website and follow us on LinkedIn This position is full time and salary will depend upon the skills and experience the successful applicant brings to the role.

How to Apply:

Please send a CV and summary of why you think this role is for you by 12 February 2020. Queries or questions can be directed to Jenny Clavio on 08 8224 0311 or mobile +61 412 402 135, or on email

A position description is available upon request.