Executive Manager City Strategy

Location Sydney
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2012-102321_1612700955
Posted 23 days ago

Cumberland City Council is one of the fastest growing LGA's in Sydney with a vibrant and culturally diverse population of over 240,000. Be part of its exciting story and help lead its future growth as - Executive Manager, City Strategy.

About the Role

As Executive Manager, City Strategy - reporting directly to the Director Environment and Planning - you will lead a talented and motivated team providing a full range of planning services. In addition, you will be providing direction, services, and advice to support the long-term land use vision of the Cumberland area. This includes urban strategy and planning, infrastructure and place strategy and planning.

About You

We are seeking a highly motivated individual who has excellent leadership abilities, is pro-active and is firmly focused on outcomes. As would be expected, highly developed communication and advocacy skills are essential as is the ability to develop effective partnerships with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders.

To be successful in this position it is expected that you will hold relevant qualifications in a related discipline together with quantifiable professional experience working in either urban planning, geography, or strategic planning. Current or previous experience in public sector planning whilst not essential is highly desirable as are demonstrated leadership skills in a fast-paced environment, including people, operations, financial and risk management.

Cumberland City Council is in a period of generational growth of which the Executive Manager, City Strategy will play a pivotal role. Be part of its success.

Closing date, midnight Sunday 21st February 2021.

For further details and a copy of the full Candidate Success Brochure please contact Gareth Broadrick on 0402 639 431 or e-mail Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at