First listed on: 05 February 2018

Sustainability and Climate Change

Executive Level 2.4
$256,039 - $267,315 depending on current superannuation arrangements (PN: E692)


  • A City with Zero Net Emissions by 2050. 
  • A City powered by 100% renewable energy by 2020. 
  • A Government that is carbon neutral by 2020.

We're looking for an executive to deliver on this ambition.

Our focus is to lead the nation in achieving sustainable outcomes.

Your work would directly contribute to Canberra becoming a liveable and sustainable city.

This is an opportunity to work with a terrific team that puts the citizen first and listens to the community with enthusiasm.

The Executive Director will lead the Climate Change and Sustainability arm of the Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate in delivering high quality and valued services across government and to the community in the areas of:

  • Energy Markets and Renewables; 
  • Climate Change; 
  • Sustainability Programs; 
  • Energy Efficiency Improvement Scheme; and 
  • Carbon Neutral Government Program     

Contract: The successful applicant will be engaged under a performance based contract for up to five years. Prospective applicants should be aware that long-term engagements are tabled in the ACT Legislative Assembly

Remuneration: The position attracts a remuneration package ranging from $256,039 to $267,315 depending on current superannuation arrangements of the successful applicant. This includes a cash component of $205,013.

Contact Officer: further information about the position is available from Geoffrey Rutledge 6207 5001 

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Applications Close: 19 February 2018



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