Job Details
  • Reference380209A_1631154775
  • LocationCoffs Harbour, Coffs Harbour, New South Wales
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted8 days ago
  • ConsultantJo Ellerman

Located on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales Gumbaynggirr the traditional owners of the Coffs Harbour region have occupied the region for thousands of years. It is one of the largest urban centres on the North Coast, with an estimated population of 71,810. Our community is characterised by its welcoming attitude, growing economy and natural beauty such as rainforests and estuaries to white sandy beaches to world heritage mountain wilderness, the Coffs Coast region offers an attractive lifestyle for everyone.

About the Role
Reporting directly to the Group Leader Community and Cultural Services, the Section Leader Community Planning and Engagement is responsible for providing leadership, strategic direction, community engagement, planning delivery and overseeing the operational management of the Community Planning and Engagement Section to achieve the vision and the objectives of the MyCoffs Community Strategic Plan.

About you
To be successful in this role, you will be a highly motivated, passionate and results-driven senior leader who has proven experience leading and managing diverse teams within a corporate, government or commercial setting. You will be a lateral thinker and be capable of proactively managing a strategic engagement plan as well as develop and implement operational plans to ensure stakeholder relationships and business outcomes are optimised and risk is minimised.

It is essential that you are collaborative and possess exceptional communication skills which enables you to effectively tailor messages for communities based on their needs and create and deliver a proactive narrative around programs and initiatives. Your key to success will be ensuring effective participation from diverse community groups in order to build trust, balance expectations and influence in an ever- changing environment.
In this role you will be a proven thought leader and draw upon your visionary and dynamic leadership skills to grow, lead and inspire direction and purpose within your team, as well as possess tertiary qualifications at degree level in a relevant field.

What's on offer

  • Full-time, permanent position of 35-hours per week
  • We encourage flexible working hours so that you can shape your work life balance
  • Other progressive benefits such as employee wellness programs, opportunities to purchase additional annual leave and salary sacrificing options
  • Leaseback vehicle option
  • Starting salary of around $110,788 per annum + super


What Next
Please upload your resume with a cover letter outlining your qualifications / knowledge and experience relating to the role, alternatively please call Jo Ellerman on 04 0642 1719 for a confidential discussion about this great opportunity

Please note: Upload your resume and your cover letter as one document only.

Applications close Friday 17th of September 2021 at 11:55pm