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Program Officer (BB-CACA0)

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Program Officer-000081YC

• Highly diverse Engagement & Communications role working across various key Government regional projects
• Clerk Grade 9/10. Starting salary from $110,745 per annum (plus super and annual leave loading)
• Temporary Role till December 2022 with possibility for extension
• Parramatta Location

The Special Activations Precincts (SAP) Team in the Planning and Assessment Division is currently seeking a Program Officer to be responsible for the planning and delivery of high quality, creative content that meets the needs of the community and program outcomes for key priority regional areas including Wagga Wagga, Moree, Williamtown, Snowy Mountains and Narrabri.
The Program Officer, SAP will provide advice and support to the Program Director, SAP including day to day liaison with key internal and external stakeholders on a range of community and communication issues, including developing and implementing effective engagement strategies. Working across multiple projects, this exciting role will involve plenty of variety and no two days will be the same. Engagement with various stakeholders both internal and external will also be pivotal to the success of this role.

To learn more about the role click to view the role description

About You
To be successful in this role, you must have:

• Strong writing skills with the ability to turn technical language into plain English
• High level of experience in stakeholder engagement and relationship management
• Understanding of relevant urban and regional planning principles
• Strong Project Management skills with the ability to juggle multiple projects at the one time
• Knowledge of Indesign and Consultation Manager would be advantageous
• Hold a current driver’s licence and some regional travel may be required

Enquiries: For further enquiries regarding the role please contact Donna Lantavos on 0422 173 335.

If you have any enquiries regarding the recruitment process, please contact Rosie Rivas at

About Us
The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment drives Government priorities across key areas such as long-term planning, precincts, housing, property, infrastructure priorities, open space, the environment, our natural resources – land, water, mining – energy, and growing our industries.

Applying for this role
Applicants must address their suitability by supplying an updated copy of their resume and a one page cover letter that outlines your skills and experience relevant to the role.

Applications Close: 11.55pm on Friday 9 April 2020.

A recruitment pool may be 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 and 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 understand that flexibility means different things to different people and are committed to offering flexible work arrangements where and when possible.

Our commitment to diversity:
The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment recognises 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.


Sydney Region-Sydney - Greater West

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1ContactDonna Lantavos-0422 173 335

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Marketing and Communications


Planning and AssessmentResponsibilities

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