Area Manager

  • Company:
    New South Wales Department of Premier and Cabinet
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    negotiable / month
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There are currently 3 jobs listed by Lands and Water Division

Area Manager

Organisation/Entity: Lands and Water Division Job Category:

  • Customer Services and Call Centre | Management and Support
  • Planning | Corporate Planning
  • Projects | Program Management
  • Governance | Quality Management
  • Policy | Client Education

Job Location:

  • Regional NSW / Goulburn & Southern Tablelands
  • Illawarra & South Coast / Wollongong & The South Coast

Job Reference Number: 513895 Work Type: Full-Time Total Remuneration Package: Departmental Officer Grade 12 Closing Date: 25/09/2020 – 11:55 PM

  • Ongoing full-time opportunity
  • Bega, Nowra, Goulburn (location negotiable)
  • $ 141,882 – $148,134 plus employer’s contribution to superannuation and annual leave loading

As the Area Manager you will manage a team and provide expert advice on a diverse range of tenures, reserves and property management functions to achieve government priorities in a specific geographic area. In this role you will develop constructive relationships with stakeholders and tenure holders to ensure issues are appropriately managed.

About you
To be successful in this role you will;

  • Be an excellent communicator and able to build and maintain strong networks with departmental stakeholders across the South East.
  • Demonstrate experience in managing complex tenure, reserve and property management projects with a diverse range of stakeholders in a sensitive political environment with competing interests, conflicting priorities and limited resources.
  • Demonstrate experience in applying legislation, policy and processes consistently and delivering program outcomes.
  • Demonstrate an ability to prioritise competing work demands given the diverse range of issues encountered simultaneously to be resolved with the defined time-frames.
  • Demonstrate an in depth knowledge and understanding of planning, land and natural resource related legislation and an understanding of key commercial drivers in property management.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing and leading a multi skilled team remotely.

Essential requirements

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant field and/or equivalent level of knowledge and experience.
  • Current drivers’ license and willingness to travel.

If you have the capability to achieve success in this role and are interested in creating a more prosperous NSW we would love to hear from you!

About Our Team

The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster brings together the functions from the former Planning & Environment and Industry Clusters.

Our vision is to create thriving environments, communities and economies for the people of New South Wales. We focus on some of the biggest issues facing our state. We deliver sustainable water resource and environment management, secure our energy supply, oversee our planning system, maximise community benefit from government land and property, and create the conditions for a prosperous state. We strive to be a high-performing, world-class public service organisation that celebrates and reflects the full diversity of the community we serve and seeks to embed Aboriginal cultural awareness and knowledge throughout the department.

Applying for the Role

Apply by submitting a cover letter and current resume which outlines your skills and experience relevant to the role. Applications submitted directly to the hiring manager will be re-directed to the appropriate application portal.

For more information about the opportunity click here to view the role description .

Applications Close: Friday, 25 September, 11.55 pm

For general enquires about the role, please contact Grant Marsden, A/Director Regional Operations East [email protected] .

A recruitment pool is being created for ongoing and temporary roles of the same role or role type that may become available for filling over the next eighteen months.

Our commitment to flexible working
The Department of Planning, Industry & Environment is committed to ensuring the sector reflects the NSW community it serves. We support an inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team members to drive innovation, productivity and delivery of high-quality services. We are open to discussing flexible working arrangements and encourage our people to explore new ways of working – including part-time, job-share or working from different locations. Everyone can ask about it.

Our commitment to Diversity
The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster strives to be an inclusive workplace for all people. We recognise that we operate in a diverse community and welcome and encourage applications from all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees and people with disability.

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