Project Manager – Alliance (12 month contract)

Greater Shepparton City Council, Moira Shire and Strathbogie Shire are looking for a Project Manager who will be responsible for identifying shared service solutions across the partner councils.

The position offers an attractive remuneration package, including private vehicle.

Are you a strategic thinker, a self–starter and a great communicator? Are you a practical solutions enabler and a great team player? If your answer is yes, then Goulburn Valley Regional Collaborative Alliance would like to hear from you….

Who are we?

We are many things – a strategic collaboration of neighbouring councils who want to work together to make a difference and lead local government in regional Victoria. But we have a singular purpose. We are here to deliver high quality cost effective services for our communities.

What’s on offer?

Our Project Manager will be responsible for identifying innovative, unique and effective shared service solutions across the partner councils within the Goulburn Valley Collaborative Alliance. To assist the working groups to deliver on projects approved by the Board.

Who are you?

  • You ideally will have proven experience in coordinating planning and measuring research project outcomes, including aspects of resource sharing in financial and social terms with relevant tertiary qualifications to back it up.
  • With Sherlock Holmes analysis, you will expend your energy on working out why something can work, and not why it can’t. This is because we need to create lasting changes across the Alliance while delivering measurable outcomes.
  • You will have proven people skills to maintain good communication between the Alliance.
  • You will be able to manage many projects at the one time and have great time management skills.

Interested? How to apply?

Please consult the Position Description, and if you have something to offer, send your cover letter, outlining your responses to the key selection criteria, and your current resume.

Applications are to be addressed to:

Phil Howard
Director Sustainable Development/DCEO
Strathbogie Shire Council
109A Binney Street
Euroa, VIC, 3672
or via:

Applications close Friday, 8 September 2017

For further information about this position, please contact Phil Howard, Director Sustainable Development/Deputy CEO on (03) 5795 0000.

GVRCA members are Equal Opportunity Employers committed to the principles of workplace diversity.