What an opportunity to work with a large rural council providing service excellence to a proud and engaged community. The Director works in partnership with the General Manager, fellow Directors, Mayor and Councillors and oversees the corporate services of communication, information technology, financial planning and reporting, and community services. The Council has a staff of 220 and an annual budget approaching $50M.
With a strong financial position the Council is seeking a person with inspiring leadership skills, a strategic approach to service delivery, and empathy with local people. Community engagement is an important part of the role, with six towns and several villages within the Shire.
The headquarters in Coonabarabran (population 3,300), is located on the Newell Highway mid-way between Brisbane and Melbourne, and the Shire boasts the Siding Springs Observatory, Warrumbungle National Park and Coolah Tops as attractions.
Please visit our website www.blackadderassoc.com.au/current_vacancy/wsc-725/?utm_source=counciljobs to obtain an Information Package and Application Form, then contact Alan McCormack on 0459 626 076 to discuss the position in confidence.
Only those with the right to work in Australia will be considered.
Applications close 5pm, Monday 25 February 2019.