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Sporting Facility and Recreation Officer

3 Year ContractSalary Range: $83,928 – 96,368The City of Mitcham is a ‘place people choose to work.’ We have taken our staff through an exciting journey enhancing our Culture Brand which supports our purpose of building a great community.The RoleThis is an exciting opportunity for energetic and passionate individual who enjoys working closely with sporting clubs and the sporting community, who has a flair for negotiating and communicating ideas both verbally and in written form, and who understand the complexity of sports facility management. This role will be responsible for:providing advice on strategic planning / master planning of sports facilities,liaising with sports groups and the broader community about balancing the formal and informal use of Council’s sports groundsPreparing Council ReportsAbout YouTo be successful in this position you will have:Ability to develop strong working relationships and excellent negotiation and interpersonal skillsDemonstrated experience managing sports facilities with a focus on the associated challenges, trends and opportunities.Advanced verbal and written communication skills with a strong customer focusHighly self-motivated, creative and innovativeAbility to adapt to changing and conflicting demands within a Local Government environmentHold an unencumbered Australian Driver’s LicenceThe RewardThis is your opportunity to be part of a business with a passionate focus on customers and quality services.If you are ready to share your skills and experience in a challenging and highly rewarding sector, this opportunity is for you.Tertiary qualifications in Recreation Planning or extensive sporting and recreational experience is highly desirable.Please provide a Resume and Cover letter (maximum of 2 pages) introducing yourself and outlining your experience, skills and personal characteristics in relation to the position (refer to Section 2 of the Position Profile for full details)Applications close 5.00pm Thursday 18 July 2019 PP Sporting Facility & Recreation Officer Australia - SA Adelaide

Sporting Facility and Recreation Officer

3 Year Contract

Salary Range: $83,928 – 96,368

The City of Mitcham is a ‘place people choose to work.’ We have taken our staff through an exciting journey enhancing our Culture Brand which supports our purpose of building a great community.

The Role

This is an exciting opportunity for energetic and passionate individual who enjoys working closely with sporting clubs and the sporting community, who has a flair for negotiating and communicating ideas both verbally and in written form, and who understand the complexity of sports facility management. This role will be responsible for:

  • providing advice on strategic planning / master planning of sports facilities,
  • liaising with sports groups and the broader community about balancing the formal and informal use of Council’s sports grounds
  • Preparing Council Reports

About You

To be successful in this position you will have:

  • Ability to develop strong working relationships and excellent negotiation and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated experience managing sports facilities with a focus on the associated challenges, trends and opportunities.
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills with a strong customer focus
  • Highly self-motivated, creative and innovative
  • Ability to adapt to changing and conflicting demands within a Local Government environment
  • Hold an unencumbered Australian Driver’s Licence

The Reward

This is your opportunity to be part of a business with a passionate focus on customers and quality services.

If you are ready to share your skills and experience in a challenging and highly rewarding sector, this opportunity is for you.

Tertiary qualifications in Recreation Planning or extensive sporting and recreational experience is highly desirable.

Please provide a Resume and Cover letter (maximum of 2 pages) introducing yourself and outlining your experience, skills and personal characteristics in relation to the position (refer to Section 2 of the Position Profile for full details)

Applications close 5.00pm Thursday 18 July 2019

 

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Thuyen Vi-Alternetti Manager Property & Facilities on 0427152811.