Community Development Officer


North Burnett Region – Naturally Beautiful – Why would you live and work anywhere else?

The North Burnett Regional Council is seeking a new Community Development Officer.

This is a great opportunity for a developing and or experienced Community Development Officer to be involved in a progressive, proactive and innovation-focused region to focus on all facets of community development with the added bonus of working a 9-day fortnight.

Key Responsibilities

  • Stakeholder engagement – internal and external.
  • Taking a targeted approach to projects.
  • Promote community development, programs, services, initiatives and facilities throughout the region.
  • Build the capacity of groups, service providers, organisations and individuals to achieve their goals.
  • Develop and acquit funding submissions.

Required Experience and Required Qualifications

  • Experience in a related role.
  • High level of project management / event management skills required.
  • High level communication, consultative, interpersonal and negotiating skills (both oral and written), with a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with relevant stakeholders at strategic and operational levels.
  • High level of computer-based systems skills, including business related application software.
  • Tertiary qualifications in a discipline relevant to the position – highly regarded.
  • Unrestricted drivers’ licence – ‘C’ class is essential.
  • Positive Notice Blue Card or ability to acquire immediately.

For a confidential discussion please call Leading Roles’ Rob Maxwell on 0407 164 600.

To see how to apply and download a positoin pack, please visit 

The application period will close at 5pm on Monday 15th July 2019.

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