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Position Details

Planning Support Officer

Applications close 15/10/2017

  • Salary: $61,056 per annum + Super (pro rata for part time) + additional benefits for full time position
  • Temporary Full Time, Temporary Part Time
  • 1 x Full Time position & 1 x Part Time position (22.8 hours per week)
  • Innovative & collaborative Council, supportive team, wellbeing programs & much more!
Are you a well-organised administration & customer service professional who thrives in an environment of multiple tasks, tight deadlines and regular interaction with internal staff, external stakeholders and customers?

If you are passionate about providing high level administrative support and customer service then we have two fantastic roles available in a large, diverse, output-driven business unit of Council. As part of our Planning Support team, you will be encouraged to achieve your best and thrive in a collaborative and innovative environment.

As Planning Support Officer you will play an integral role in providing administrative and telephone support to the Statutory Planning Unit. Additionally you will provide professional advice and contribute to the continuous improvement of the unit. This is a great opportunity for someone who is seeking to further advance their skills in administration and customer service.

Currently, we have two temporary Planning Support Officer positions available:

Full Time position (until Sept 2018): $61,056 per annum + Super + monthly ADO

Part Time position (flexible 22.8 hours per week until May 2018): $61,056 per annum (pro rata) + Super

To be successful in this role you will be a self-starter who thrives under pressure and has the ability to positively contribute in a motivated team environment. You will have strong communication and time management skills, as well as sound problem solving and organisational abilities. Additionally you will have highly developed computer skills and database experience to undertake a range of administrative tasks to the highest standard. Previous experience in an administrative and customer service/call centre role is essential. Please indicate in your cover letter which position you are interested in (full time and / or part time).

As an employee of the City of Stonnington, you will not only have the opportunity to further progress your career in a leading inner city Council, but you will also have access to fantastic benefits. You will be located in a new, modern and sustainable building on Glenferrie Road, Malvern and have the opportunity to work in a positive and supportive team environment, focused on collaboration and innovation.

You will be offered professional development opportunities and be able to participate in a staff wellbeing programs, nominated as a finalist both in the VicHealth and WorkSafe Awards. Additionally, you will receive annual leave loading, a monthly accrued day off (if working in a full time position), work for an organisation with a dedicated Green Team and be recognised and rewarded through Stonnington’s cultural development program.

Be part of Stonnington today. Work that matters. People who make a difference.

Submitting your application
A Position Description is attached below for your perusal which includes the Key Selection Criteria. Applicants must address the Key Selection Criteria as part of their application. To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate Australian or New Zealand work visa.

For further information on how to apply contact the Council’s Recruitment Officer on Ph: 03 8290 1333.
For position related queries, please contact Ashlee Harris on Ph: 82901047

A Position Description including the Key Selection Criteria can be found here.

Position Descriptions
PD - Planning Support Officer - VARIOUS - Sept 2017.pdf

The Inherent Requirements for this position can be found here. Please note this document must be read prior to applying for the vacancy.