Senior Planner | Eke Panuku Development Auckland

Date: 06-Sep-2021

Location: Central Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

•    Enjoy working in a vibrant, forward-thinking environment 
•    Top-notch Planner who thrives on multiple challenging projects
•    Work for one of NZ’s leading urban regeneration agencies transforming town centres and neighbourhoods across Auckland.


He angitūtanga: The opportunity
Reporting to the Head of Planning & Consents, this is a great opportunity for someone wanting to take the next step. As a highly skilled and experienced Senior Planner, you will manage a broad range of planning and Resource Management Act (RMA) related tasks applicable to Panuku’s areas of ownership and influence.


While largely project-based, this role focuses specifically on the provision of statutory, resource management and planning advice to internal and external stakeholders. You will have input into Project Plans and Master Plans and management of resource consent applications, whilst preparing and project managing resource consent applications through to completion.


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He kōrero mōu: About you

With at least 5 years of proven experience in planning with experience in sustainability, environmental issues, urban design, resource management and development you are best described as an outcome-driven individual who has proven relationship building and stakeholder management skills and ability to influence others. Adept at planning and consent negotiations, extensive communication, writing and presentations, you have the enviable ability and drive to work on multiple complex projects at the same time. Your experience working in a complex political stakeholder environment, preferably in the public sector is also desirable.


A planning degree or post-graduate qualification in planning and full membership of the NZPI or eligible for full membership is required, while additional graduate or post-graduate qualifications in a related field (e.g. urban design, property valuation, surveying, law) is desirable.


Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

So, what’s in it for you? Well, you’ll be joining a team that embraces diversity with a culture built on its people spirit. Our salaries are competitive, we love flexible working and we’re all here to inspire one another. This is your chance to make a positive contribution to the legacy of Auckland. You also get to contribute to Auckland’s growth and development by ensuring the right outcomes are achieved for our customers and our environment. If you have ticked all the boxes and want to be involved in transforming Tamaki Makaurau into a professional and passionate team, then we want to hear from you. 


Applications close 26th of September 2021



Panuku Development Auckland is a council-controlled organisation (CCO). Panuku rejuvenates town centres - from small projects that refresh a site or building, to major transformations of town centres or neighbourhoods. 2020 promises to be an exciting year for Panuku Development Auckland's vision in "shaping spaces for Aucklander's to love".