Regional Development Manager - Bay of Plenty Regional Council

Reference Number: 871207aa

Location: Tauranga

  • Strategic role in development of Bay of Plenty
  • Significant regional leadership position
  • Development of integrated regional planning

Compelling career development is offered by this opportunity at the Tauranga-based Bay of Plenty Regional Council. As part of a progressive council that invests in its staff, this role will seek to integrate the key platforms of urban growth, economic development and transport planning for the Region. This is a strategic role working with significant partners to develop shared vision and deliverable plans to grow the potential of the Region. The role will contribute to Smart Growth and the Bay of Connections workstreams.

The Regional Development Manager is a key leadership position in the Strategy and Science Group and will suit an experienced leader with a strong background in disciplines such as strategic, urban or integrated planning, or strategic environmental planning. Highly developed skills in people leadership will be important, along with excellent communication skills that model the values of joined-up, cross-organisational teamwork. Preferred candidates will also show an ability to communicate clearly to different audiences, and work with partners, stakeholders, community and elected members for win-win solutions.

To apply in strict confidence now, please complete the ‘apply for this job’ application form, attaching your cover letter and CV. Applications close on 21 February 2020. Emails will be electronically acknowledged and further correspondence may be by email.

Click here to view the Position Description.

For more information please phone David Hammond on +64 27 444 6368.

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