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 http://www.urps.com.au/ and follow us on LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/urps/. 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 admin@organisationalpsych.com.au

A position description is available upon request.