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Manager - Economic Development And Sustainability


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Job Description

Applications closing on 21 May 2021, 05:00 PM

Job Type: Full Time
Package: Senior Officer

Manager Economic Development and Sustainability

  • Full-Time role – five-year contract
  • Attractive salary package, including private use vehicle
  • Work/life balance in a fast growing rural/regional community
  • Help shape our future

We are looking for a dynamic and inspirational manager to lead our Economic Development, Tourism, Events, Art Gallery, Communications and Environmental Sustainability teams.

As a key member of our Leadership Team, you will be responsible for:

  • coaching and developing your team
  • maintain Council’s reputation through strategic communications advice, issues management and maintaining and enhancing Council’s brand
  • driving innovation to realise Benalla Rural City’s advantages and opportunities to meet future challenges and position us as a leading regional city
  • fostering sustainable growth and development by working collaboratively in and across Benalla and the region with government, business and community organisation partners and leaders

You will have:

  • formal Business Management, Economic or Environment qualifications and/or equivalent work-related experience
  • a minimum of five years’ leadership experience within local government or relevant industry sector
  • proven ability to work to tight timelines
  • capacity to prioritise competing workloads
  • excellent communication skills and the ability to build relationships at all levels
  • a passion for continuous improvement and finding better ways to do things.

If you have a track record of leading, developing and engaging multi-disciplinary teams, project management and driving innovation and best practice this role is for you.

Download an Employment Information Pack at or obtain a pack from Human Resources Coordinator Rhonda McDonald, telephone (03) 5760 2662.

Applications addressing key selection should reach us by 5pm Friday 21 May 2021.

For a confidential discussion on the position, telephone General Manager Corporate Robert Barber on (03) 5760 2641.

Benalla Rural City Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Closing Date 21 May, 2021