Arup Senior Statutory Planner in Victoria, Australia

Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world’s most prominent projects in the built environment. We offer a broad range of professional services that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work.

We are truly global, and our 13,000 planners, designers, engineers and consultants around the world deliver innovative projects with creativity and passion.

Due to the growth of our business and an expanded portfolio of projects, an exciting opportunity exists for a highly motivated Statutory Planner to join our team.

As part of the Environmental & Resources team, this role covers a broad range of skills relating to Strategic and Statutory Planning. The primary focus of this role is to contribute to developing the Environmental consulting services of our business, supporting our clients and building a profitable Environmental & Resources team.

The Planner will provide strategic and statutory planning advice for infrastructure and development projects for public and private clients. In addition, the successful candidate will:

  • Be required to work without supervision, referring up as necessary. In achieving this you will be responsible for meeting deadlines, monitoring budges and controlling expenditure to meet financial targets in your own area.

  • Represent Arup at internal and external events and you may be responsible for designing and delivering events, activities and projects which impact the business. This will require you to allocate tasks, coordinate activities and predict and plan resources.

  • Be responsible for the performance and development of others and as such you will be required to provide guidance, training, direction and feedback.

You will have:

  • 5-10 years planning experience

  • To be an effective communicator

  • The ability to build and maintain relationships

  • The ability to work alone or as part of a team

  • To be self-motivated

With recognised relevant tertiary qualifications in Planning or similar, you will be able to demonstrate your experience in design, project management and implementation in your field, within a consulting business environment.

You will possess demonstrated excellent attention to detail along with high-level verbal and written communication skills. Additionally, you will have proven working knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations, codes of practice, and guidelines. The ability to work independently and as part of a team is essential.

Membership of relevant professional institutions/professional peer bodies or significant credit towards eligibility for membership will be highly regarded.

The people at Arup are driven to find a better way and to deliver better solutions for our clients.

If you are interested in helping us shape a better world, apply using the link below.

Job: Environmental (inc Ecological and Sustainable Design)

Title: Senior Statutory Planner

Location: Australia-Victoria-Melbourne

Requisition ID: MEL00007Q