Join us to deliver great outcomes for our communityDedicated to providing excellence in customer experienceFlexible, supportive employer offering a Full time, Fixed Term Contract Development Officer (Planning)The City of Charles Sturt is home to 105 diverse cultures that have made our City a vibrant and dynamic community unlike any other in South Australia. We celebrate this rich tapestry of culture within our community and define ourselves by highlighting our diversity.The City of Charles Sturt means the world is our brand and our reputation. "Means the world" is about highlighting not only what makes our City unique, but also celebrates how important the place we have chosen to call home is to each and every one of us. There is double meaning in this phrase as we join together to bring joy, culture, knowledge and share what is important to us. That is, what means the world to us.As an organisation of over 500 employees, we are committed to anticipating and responding to the needs of our growing and evolving community.  We prioritise the customer experience, and strive to create a unique and special people experience for all of our employees. We seek people passionate about what they do and who thrive on seeking creative solutions.About the TeamThe Planning and Development team plays an integral role in shaping the future of our vibrant City.  The delivery of successful development outcomes that provide for improved streetscapes, greening and environmental outcomes along with housing choice and a range of retail, commercial, industrial and community uses is fundamental. The impact of your work will benefit our community for generations to come.About the JobOperating as a valued member of the Planning & Development Portfolio, an opportunity for a qualified and experienced Development Officer (Planning) is available. You will be responsible for delivering high-quality planning assessment services that is responsive to the interests and needs of our community.  Providing accurate and consistent advice, you will demonstrate a care and commitment to achieving outcomes.  You will also enjoy working a constructive team member to positively role model our organisational values.About You:We are seeking applications from candidates who bring: A recognised tertiary qualification in planning or an allied disciplineHighly developed interpersonal skills with a strong focus on delivering excellence in customer experienceThe ability to manage competing deadlines and actively prioritise work to ensure a proactive approach within this dynamic environmentAn ability to build and maintain personable and professional relationships with a positive outlook.Good negotiating ability, providing a high level of confidence to all those we interact with.You will enjoy working in a fast paced environment, have a passion for supporting development outcomes for our community and be collaborative in your approach.Current C Class Drivers Licence. This position is offered on a full-time, fixed term contract basis until Friday, 22 December 2023 and is classified at Level 5, with a starting salary of $87,148 per annum + Super.Click ‘Apply for this job’ to submit your application for this vacancy by 5:00pm on Friday, 26 November 2021.For further information about this vacancy, please view the attached position description.Enquiries about this position may be made to Jeremy Wood, Team Leader Planning Assessment on 0417 655 075.We champion unity in diversity, and aim to be an employer for all people. We are committed to representing our community within our workforce, shaping a collective future together.Position Description 87148 AUD Adelaide