Chief Financial Officer

Nambucca Shire Council Full Time Permanent 14/12/2018

Nambucca – Discover it. Love it!


It is not often that an executive role becomes available in such a stunning location. Come and grow your career and take advantage of the family lifestyle on the picturesque Mid North Coast. With a population of over 19,000 the Nambucca has a pristine coastline, national parks, beautiful waterways, a fishing fantasy, and with quality health and education facilities.


Located halfway between Brisbane and Sydney with an easy 30-minute drive to Coffs Harbour, Nambucca Shire has access to this major regional airport serviced by Virgin Australia, Qantas and Tigerair.


The Chief Financial Officer is responsible for the operational and strategic financial direction of the Council, for both the Capital and Operational financial plans that reflect the Council’s strategic direction and priorities. The position has a vital role in ensuring the Council’s long term financial sustainability.

You will have many qualities, in particular, inspirational people leadership, a strong commitment to the development of an engaged organisation culture, a commercial approach to explore income opportunities and expenditure management, well-developed relationship skills and a standout passion for service excellence. We have a total staff team of 118 employees, and a total annual budget of approximately $55M and capital works budget of approximately $19M, supporting a growing community.


An attractive remuneration package is being offered so please visit our website to submit your CV and obtain an Information Package, then contact Stephen Blackadder on 0412 255 149 to discuss the position in confidence.


Only those with the right to work in Australia will be considered.


Applications close 9am Monday, 21 January 2019.

Blackadder and Associates