NSW Executive Director

Job Title: NSW Executive Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Salary: An attractive remuneration package is on offer
Reference: 548918
Contact Name: Chris Morrison
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 10, 2020 15:32

Job Description

About the organisation
The Property Council of Australia is the trusted voice of the property industry that touches the lives of all Australians and is the country’s largest employer.
They work with their members who shape Australia’s cities for the better.
They also work hard and know how to celebrate achievements, call out great work and actively encourage a healthy balance between work and home life.

About the role
This is a high-profile role, leading the NSW team for the Property Council of Australia.

You’ll work alongside the most respected leaders of Australia’s largest industry and your skills, ideas and drive will strongly contribute to the success of an industry that employs over 1.4 million Australians.

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, you will lead the coordination and delivery of the NSW Division’s policy, advocacy, government relations and corporate communications activities, within the framework of the Property Council’s membership services and, advocacy and commercial priorities.

You will also lead public-facing communications campaigns in support of advocacy objectives and deliver a strong media profile for the Property Council and the industry which reinforces their desired brand.

About you
The following skills and attributes will help you to be successful in this role:
  • Strong leadership capability demonstrated through effective people management skills, problem-solving, analytical and conceptual skills;
  • Exceptional stakeholder management and communication skills, including negotiation and advocacy skills;
  • Excellent understanding of political and policy development processes and deep experience in policy writing;
  • Experience in media and public speaking; and
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in politics, public affairs, economics, law, communications or a related discipline.
This role is based in Sydney however interstate travel will be required at times.
On offer to the successful candidate is a competitive remuneration and benefits package. If you’re interested in this role, please register your interest using the apply button.

Applications close at COB, Thursday 20 August 2020.

For further information or to have a confidential conversation regarding your suitability, please contact Chris Morrison, Managing Partner at Meritos on 02 9055 6836 or

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