Website Redland City Council
Naturally wonderful Redlands Coast
Permanent Full Time – 36.25 hours per week
$100,473.11 to $106,604.04 Annually + up to 12% super
RCC Officers’ Level 7
A special place
At Redland City Council, you can help improve lives, while shaping your career in a truly special place. Situated on the stunning Redlands Coast, our team is creating an enriched, sustainable future for Redland City.
Here, every role matters … Together, we’re focused on serving our community. Join us so together we can improve the Redlands for today and tomorrow.
Focussing on our people here at Redland City Council, we have a vacancy for a Business Partner. This position works within a hybrid work environment where there is a mixture of onsite and work from home days during the week.
This opportunity will see you professionally and impartially supporting the People Strategy, Corporate Plan and Chief Executive Officer’s (CEO) Vision Story by delivering:
Client-focussed workplace relations and people and culture consultancy, intervention, advice and advocacy in a challenging and complex environment
Efficient and compliant management of caseloads
Holistic people solutions for leaders across the business
As our Business Partner People Performance, you will act as a People, Culture and Organisational Performance champion and actively contribute to positioning the team as trusted business partners and advisers who add value and conrtribute to business strategy and outcomes.
What you’ll bring
First and foremost, you’ll need to live and breathe our Values, as they are fundamental to the way we go about our work and the relationships we build.
We would love to hear from you or someone you know who:
Is driven by investing in people to grow a better, happy workforce
Has experience in a broad range of human resource functions
Knows their legislation and case law interpretation
Thrives on challenges and building strong relationships along the way
Can apply analytical frameworks and has an innovative mindset to solve complex problems
Why join us
We asked our people why they choose to work at Redland City Council. They say it’s about two things: feeling connected to the Redlands Coast as a truly special place and the incredible career and development opportunities at Council.
Here, you can:
Improve lives, for today and tomorrow. You will make an impact in our organisation through quality technical support, guidance and leadership.
Achieve, for the community and your career. We’ll support you every step of the way and you will have a huge impact on the work we do.
Experience variety, and grow as a result. Upskill, try new roles and broaden your horizons. Council is an amazing place to grow and diversify professionally.
Find the right balance to bring the best you. We offer attractive benefits, ongoing support and flexible working arrangements.
Here are some more reasons for loving working with us:
Generous leave provisions such as paid parental leave and purchased leave scheme including 17.5% loading on annual leave!
Ex-gratia day offered during the Christmas/New Year break
Access to professional and leadership development programs and education/study assistance
Mentoring and coaching opportunities to increase your industry knowledge and business acumen
Diverse secondment opportunities for career development
Reward and recognition programs
Wellbeing programs and social club
Access to discounts with over 400 leading retailers
Visit our careers page to learn more and read the stories of our incredible people.
You’ll hold Tertiary Qualifications in Human Resources, Employment Law or Behavioural Science; or an equivalent level of expertise gained from a combination of experience and training.
You’ll have extensive experience in a broad range of human resources functions within medium to large complex organisations.
You’ll hold a current Class C driver’s licence.
Successful applicants will be asked to consent to a police check. Please note that people with criminal records are not automatically barred from applying for this position. Each application will be considered on its merits.
To be eligible for employment, applicants must have the legal right to work in Australia.
Ready to join us
Applications will only be accepted through Council’s Web Recruitment system or through OURspace for current Council employees. Hard copy and e-mailed applications will not be accepted.
To be considered, applicants must submit a:
Cover letter (one page); and
Current resume that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. Please read the Position Description and resume-based application instructions before applying for this role.
RCC utilises a merit-based recruitment process which may include various testing methods, such as psychometric testing and requesting the submission of a short video application from candidates after the advertisement closes.
Specific information on the position (201418) can be obtained by contacting Maree Pengelly on (07) 3829 8568. Applications for this position close at 11:59 p.m. Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) on 30/03/2023 .
At Redland City Council, we truly value the diverse skills, experiences and perspectives of our people. We’re focused on making Council an inclusive place, where everyone belongs and brings in new skills, diverse experiences and backgrounds that enable us to serve our community better.
Applications will not be accepted from a third party.
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