Community Development Officer – Full-time / Part-time

Employment Details
Date Added: 10-Jul-2024
Closing Date: 22-Jul-2024 04:00 PM
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Community Development Officer – Full-time / Part-time

The Shire of Moora is seeking a Community Development Officer to assist and support the Manager for Community Development and Stakeholder Services in their daily operations. This might include development of community focused projects and events, writing grant applications to secure funding and general organisation of community facilities and groups.

The successful applicant is a team-player with a positive can-do attitude, great customer service skills and a professional demeanour.

We offer:

  • Friendly and welcoming work environment
  • Immediate start
  • Above award pay rate
  • Supportive workplace


  • High-level knowledge of the community development space.
  • Strong communication skills, including research, reporting and public speaking
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, with a team-focused, enthusiastic, and proactive attitude
  • Demonstrated experience in managing client expectations and identifying needs
  • Developed organisational skills and time management
  • Developed computer literacy, with a commitment to accuracy and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain stakeholder relationships, achieving tangible and measurable improvements to the community.


  • Experience in community and economic development and service delivery.
  • A relevant qualification in Business, Community Development, Marketing or Tourism
  • Willingness to participate in training and development programs.
  • Experience working in Local Government and/or the non-profit sector
  • Experience using Synergy Soft and/or Local Government Authority software


For more information, please contact Hayka Ulferts, Manager Corporate Services on (08) 9651 0000 or

Applications close 4pm on Monday 22 July 2024. Applications including a CV, references and cover letter addressing the position selection criteria may be addressed to:

Private & Confidential
Hayka Ulferts
Manager Corporate Services
Shire of Moora
PO Box 211, MOORA WA 6510

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