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Strategic Business Partner

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Employer:  City West Water
Job Type:  Part Time
Melbourne VIC, Australia (Show on map)
  • True Generalist role, business partnering with senior stakeholders
  • Collaborative, diverse, high-energy team environment
  • Access to flexible working arrangements, part time opportunity


The organisation

Based in Melbourne’s CBD fringe, City West Water provides world-class clean drinking water and sewerage services to over 1 million customers and 40,000 businesses in Melbourne’s CBD and the growing western suburbs. We are proud to serve the city that has been awarded world’s most liveable time and time again, and are working hard to support our customers through the challenges of population growth and a changing climate.

We are creating an organisation that is as vibrant and diverse as the community we serve, as we recognise that our people are our greatest asset.


The opportunity

Reporting to the General Manager of People and Capability (P&C), this is a true generalist role which will see you partner with business groups to provide strategic advice & support to our managers and employees. This is an internal consultancy role in a fast paced environment that focuses on identifying opportunities to support business groups on the delivery of the City West Water strategic objectives.

The position contributes to client services delivery and utilisation of fit for purpose strategic initiatives and solutions in support of business enhancement. The Strategic BP is an advocate and conduit for strategic human resources development and works directly with the business and HR to determine and resolve business issues and employee impacts.


What you’ll bring to the role

  • Significant generalist HR experience preferably in a business partnering role providing strategic solutions to stakeholders in a fast paced environment
  • An ability to influence and work with client groups, senior leadership teams on P&C initiatives
  • Demonstrated experience working with complex ER / IR matters, including FWC matters
  • Tertiary qualifications in HR or a related discipline
  • Experience in coaching and supporting managers
  • Ability to contribute to the development and implementation of HR Strategic plans
  • A ‘can do’ attitude and customer first mentality
  • Experience in organisational change and/or cultural transformation environments.


Whilst not essential, experience in mediation and conflict management will be highly advantageous.

What we offer in return:

  • An attractive and competitive remuneration package
  • Flexible working arrangements, including Work Life Balance and leave options
  • A focus on wellbeing (health insurance, flu vaccinations, skin checks)
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program
  • Salary Continuance and Life Insurance
  • Commuter Club-discounted Myki
  • A centrally located office in vibrant Footscray, just 10 minute drive, or two train stops, from Melbourne’s CBD.


We have an inclusive working environment with employees from a variety of backgrounds. We acknowledge that diversity at City West Water increases the effectiveness of teams and our capacity for innovation. We welcome applications from Indigenous people, workers of all ages, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of the application so we can assist you through the recruitment process.

For a position description or to find out more about careers at City West Water and the opportunities we offer, please visit our careers page. You can watch our careers video to find out why City West Water is a great place to work.

Although applications for this role close at 11.59pm on Wednesday 15 August 2018, you are encouraged to apply earlier as shortlisting will commence during the application process.

Applicants must be eligible to work in Australia and have a satisfactory police check.


We exist for our customers and to benefit our community.

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