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Manager, Greenfields

Sydney Anglicans
Location: Sydney CBD, NSW
Date advertised: 12th February 2024
Job Type: Full time
Closing Date: 12 March 2024

Ideal position for someone who has experience in property, ready to lead the strategic planning and delivery of Greenfield initiatives.

About Us

Here at the Sydney Anglican Offices, we are committed to supporting the building of God’s Kingdom through the provision of a range of valued services to organisations and churches in the Anglican Church Diocese of Sydney.

The Manager, Greenfields position sits within Sydney Anglican Property (SAP), which was formed on 1 January 2024 to provide a unified and coordinated approach to all diocesan property matters. This includes day-to-day parish building and property issues, strategic planning and strategy, construction of new church developments, urban renewal redevelopment, the management of heritage items and more. SAP brings together the staff and functions previously spread across the Anglican Church Growth Corporation, the Anglican Church Property Trust, New Churches for New Communities and St Andrew's House Corporation.

As a result, SAP is now a one-stop shop for property-related matters across the whole Diocese, ensuring parishes are provided with better, more coordinated services, while retaining an emphasis on innovative projects that support the work of the gospel in Greater Sydney.

About the role

The Strategy and Development Team within Sydney Anglican Property (SAP) is seeking a driven and experienced Manager to lead our Greenfields initiatives. In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Managing the acquisition, activation, and development of new sites for future ministry
  • supporting the ongoing development and implementation of SAP’s strategic business plan.

For more information, please visit this link for the Position Description.


  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Centrally located (and recently updated) offices
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Salary packaging options
  • Access to volunteer days

About You

If you're a strategic thinker with great people and project skills who loves the local church and wants to support effective ministry and evangelism, we invite you to apply. In this role, you will use your professional skills to ensure there are strategically located properties, with ministry-enabling buildings ready to serve the growing population in Greater Sydney's newest areas.

The ideal candidate for the role has 5+ years of experience in a built environment profession with multidisciplined experience in areas such as Urban Planning, Architecture, Project Management, Engineering, Property Development, Land Economics or similar and has a proven track record in delivering strategic initiatives and leading people.

We’re looking for someone who is:

  • a possibility-minded strategic thinker
  • a confident and natural communicator
  •  a relationship building collaborator
  • a well organised executor of plans
  • a person of resilience and empathy

Consistent with the ethos and values of the Sydney Anglican Offices, applicants for the position must have a demonstrated Christian commitment and are an active member of a church.

Knowledge of the Sydney Diocese is an advantage.

For other questions please contact Tim Green, Senior Manager of Strategy and Development, on 0410 046 774 or at

To apply, send a cover letter and resume to

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