Strategic Development Group is a firm based in Yass and Bulli, NSW, providing community engagement services for clients undertaking urban development, infrastructure and recreation projects. 

We’re always on the lookout for great people. If you can see yourself as part of our team get in touch!

Current Vacancies


The Administration Officer is a new role in our growing company and is central to the operational effectiveness of the Bulli office and the company as a whole. This person will work closely with the Executive Officer based in Yass and is responsible for the daily management and administrative needs of our Bulli office. The Administration Officer is the primary support to the Bulli-based Partner and will also play a role in project delivery and business development activities. This is a casual appointment, with the potential of growing a permanent part-time or full-time role over time. Days and hours are flexible, to be agreed on appointment. 

If you are the right fit for this role you will be excited at the prospect of joining a growing company where you can bring your own unique skills and interests to the already diverse team of people. You will be passionate about the values and aims of Strategic Development Group and keen to learn more in the areas that are less familiar to you. 

You would describe yourself as:

  • enthusiastic and eager to get involved in a wide range of tasks

  • passionate and willing to bring your own ideas and interests to the business

  •  highly efficient, organised and able to meet deadlines

  • an independent worker who enjoys autonomy

  • flexible and able to navigate ambiguity with a focus on the end goal

  • having a service-mindset

  • a strong communicator with local and remote teams 

 You have proven skills in:

  • written and oral communication 

  • managing competing priorities and meeting deadlines

  • completing tasks with a high level of attention to detail 

  • working effectively with a variety of people and personalities

  • sound Microsoft Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)

  • learning and adapting to new technology platforms

 For a full position description and details on how to express your interest please click here.

Applications close Thursday 27 June 2019

Casual Community Engagement Panel - Expression of interest

We are seeking expressions of interest for inclusion on a panel for occasional, casual community engagement work in Canberra, Sydney and Melbourne. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Support community and stakeholder engagement communication strategies and activities (for example public meetings, working groups, drop-in sessions)

  • Liaise with key internal and external stakeholders

  • Event organisation and administration

  • Logistics (including setting up tables, handing out forms, preparing tea and coffee facilities)

  • Note-taking (including attendance registration and management)

  • Report drafting

  • Data analysis (including recurring themes of community concerns and ideas) 

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for this panel, please send through your brief CV, letter or video – use the medium that presents you in your best light.

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at strategic development group We care about:

  • Genuinely good work life balance
    We’re about the quality of work you produce, not the number of hours you are tied to a desk.

  • Exciting and interesting projects
    We get involved in projects that interest us, projects where we can make a positive difference in significant ways. We encourage our people to pursue project opportunities that they care about.

  • Ideas and innovations
    We’re always on the lookout for new opportunities, we look for people to come to Strategic brimming with ideas and networks and excited to make a difference.

  • The right fit
    We value mutual respect, we don’t do hierarchy and we love learning from each other, whether you have come to intern or bring 30 years experience we appreciate having you on our team.


an award-winning team worth being part of:

In July 2018, we were announced as the winners of two categories in the 2018 Yass Valley Business Awards. Strategic Development Group walked away with the "Outstanding Employer of Choice" award and Michael Pilbrow was awarded the "Outstanding Business Leader" title.