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Sports Club Liaison & Development Officer - Active Monash

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Job no: 492909
Categories: Community Services & Development, Government and Defence

Sports Club Liaison and Development Officer

Band 5 - Full time position - 38 hours

The City of Monash is seeking a motivated, proactive and passionate person to join Council's Active Monash - Recreation Services team. You will have an active role within the team as the Sports Club Liaison and Development Officer. The City of Monash is a pro-active and vibrant metropolitan Council with various sites throughout the municipality. The City of Monash is a dynamic organisation committed to providing excellence in service delivery. Located in the eastern region, Monash is a cosmopolitan and culturally diverse city close to the demographic centre of Melbourne.

The Position:  

We are seeking a motivated individual who has the drive and passion to continually exceed customer’s expectations. Ideally you will have previous experience in a Local Government in Sport and Recreation or a similar industry. The position plays a critical role in effectively administering the coordination, evaluation and promotions of Council’s sporting facilities, with a focus on the delivery of Club development outcomes that support the Active Monash Club Development Framework to maximise use, increase participation and physical activity to meet the needs of the diverse Monash community.

The incumbent will act as the primary point of contact for all sporting clubs related enquires, allocate the use of all Council reserves and pavilions. Drive the effective and efficient sports ground management principles that supports and encourages club governance, growth and development within the City of Monash.

What you need: 

  • Relevant tertiary qualification in recreation, sport or leisure.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of sporting and recreational club and industry issues and trends
  • Demonstrated experience in the delivery of sports ground management practices
  • Demonstrated experience and or knowledge in sports club development issues facing clubs operations and development 
  • A commitment to consistently deliver high quality customer service through excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to problem solve and resolve complaints
  • Ability to manage time, plan and prioritise work and meet deadlines and targets

What we offer:

The City of Monash is positioned in Glen Waverley, close to public transport and The Glen Shopping Centre. Cafes and restaurants offer a cultural and diverse vibrancy. Employees have access to learning and development programs, as well Gym memberships at reduced fees.

Salary range: Band 5 - $68,544 - $79,822 per annum (plus superannuation)

Position Detail: Full Time - 38 hours per week

Position Location:  Civic Centre - 283 Springvale Road, Glen Waverley

To apply:

To be considered for the role you will need to submit a Cover Letter, Resume and address the key selection criteria found within the Position Description.

Applications will close Wednesday 25th September 2019, at 5.00pm.


Belinda Griffiths, Coordinator Recreation Services 9518 3560 or         


Position Description

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