First listed on: 18 May 2017

Corporate Strategy and Policy Officer


A better way to live.
A stone's throw from Sydney and Canberra, Wingecarribee Shire boasts the best of urban bustle and rural quiet. It offers that true sense of community, natural beauty, and enviable lifestyle only semirural living can offer. At Council we strive to make it an even better place to live. That's our vision. This is your chance to add to it.

Corporate Strategy and Policy Officer

  • Exciting new position, join our ‘Fit for the Future’ as a stand-alone Council
  • Salary: $75,388pa - $87,449pa + 9.5% Super
  • Work in the beautiful Southern Highlands

About the role

An exciting new opportunity has become available at WSC for a suitably qualified and experienced person to implement Council’s Integrated Planning and Reporting and Policy and Complaints Frameworks.

About you

In addition to a Bachelor Degree qualification in Arts, Business or Public Administration or relevant field, you will have a proven ability to:

  • Implement the NSW Local Government Integrated Planning and Reporting framework

  • Undertake corporate reporting, including interpreting performance data and preparing reports for a range of audiences

  • Experience carrying out research and developing strategic documents, submissions and policies

  • Demonstrated understanding of corporate policy cycle and complaints framework


About us

Located in the Southern Highlands, Wingecarribee Shire Council is within comfortable travelling distance of Sydney, Canberra, the South Coast and the Illawarra. With four distinctive and stunning seasons combined with glorious countryside rich in biodiversity and appeal, it is an enviable lifestyle location.

To Apply

To apply for this position please visit  (Careers @ Council) to view the position description which also contains the key selection criteria. Please complete the online application process by submitting your resume, cover letter and a separate document called “Address to Selection Criteria” addressing the selection criteria detailed in the position description.


Please note:     The online process allows for three items to be

                           uploaded i.e. Resume, Covering Letter and “Address

                           to Selection Criteria”

Further information can be obtained by contacting Danielle Lidgard – Coordinator Integrated Planning and Reporting on 4868 0874.

Only candidates with the right to work in Australia will be considered for the position.

Applications close Monday 5 June 2017


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