Strategic Property Advisor

  • Tauranga City Council
  • Tauranga
  • 16 Nov, 2020
Full time Property Advisor

Job Description

At Tauranga City Council, we are working hard to meet the challenges of current growth and the future needs and wellbeing of our communities.

The Strategic Investment and Commercial Facilitation team within the Strategy and Growth Department has a fixed term 12 month position available for a Strategic Property Advisor commencing February 2021.

This team contributes to the delivery of Council objectives through the provision of professional in-house property advice and strategic input into property acquisition, property disposal and other technical services.  The role will manage, undertake and be responsible for the preparation and completion of a range of acquisition and disposal projects to optimise outcomes for Council. This is a challenging, diverse and rewarding role. 

This role involves engaging with land owners and the development community, and working closely with many internal teams and technical experts within Council such as Transportation, City & Infrastructure Planning, Property, Waters Strategy, Spaces & Places and Community Development to deliver development outcomes.

This role will report to the Team Leader: Strategic Property.

We are looking for someone who has a tertiary qualification in property, planning, law, or other relevant fields and preferably local government exposure.

We are looking for someone with the following;

  • Proven ability in property, planning, law or other relevant local or central government fields
  • Knowledge of the growth and development issues Tauranga is facing, and the cultural, social, and economic context for our work
  • Knowledge of Public Works, Reserves, Local Government, Resource Management and building/construction legislation - highly desirable
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Positive and self-motivated

You will also be someone who is a strong communicator, works collaboratively, is an agile problem solver with good business acumen, and will make a positive contribution to the team.

If you are looking for a new role where you can be a part of a team that is facilitating and leading change to our city.  

For more information please read the position description or if you wish to discuss further please phone Karen Healey on 027 538 2820.

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Salary Range

$100k - $120K