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Remote Senior Strategic Planner

Job description

Senior Strategic Planner (Remote)

Are you passionate about engaging with communities to guide long-term growth and achieve place-based community outcomes? Do you have experience in developing district-wide spatial plans, community masterplans, and placemaking strategies? If so, we have an exciting remote opportunity for you to join this Growth Planning & Placemaking team.
In this role, you will:
  • Lead or collaborate on the development of place-based plans, ensuring they align with Council processes and policies.
  • Identify long-term community outcomes and growth requirements.
  • Develop planning scenarios that guide infrastructure needs and development contributions policies.
  • Work with a proactive, future-focused team.
About You

We are looking for a candidate who:
  • Has experience in best-practice methodologies for developing, implementing, and maintaining spatial plans, masterplans, or placemaking plans.
  • Can demonstrate successful leadership of public, private, and iwi working groups to achieve community outcomes.
  • Excels in building trusted relationships both within an organisation and externally to gain necessary support for projects.
  • Is skilled in developing planning scenarios that consider demand, supply, constraints, and opportunities for medium- and long-term growth in both urban and rural areas.
  • Is adept at presenting complex data clearly and simply to various audiences, using tools such as ESRI GIS, storyboards, and Microsoft Office.
What is on Offer

This particular organisation is progressive and growing filled with passionate individuals committed to providing superior services to the community.
  • Comprehensive tools and resources to ensure your success.
  • A tailored Learning & Development plan for your ongoing growth.
  • Competitive salary based on qualifications and experience, plus KiwiSaver.
  • Flexible work arrangements with remote working options. Work from the comfort of your home.
  • Free $100,000 life insurance scheme (conditions apply).
  • Complimentary Will package to support your family in unforeseen circumstances.
Please get in touch with Anna Mayhew for a confidential discussion to understand more about this role and its opportunities.

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