Chief Executive Officer

Port Macquarie-Hastings Council Full Time Permanent 14/09/2020

Located on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales, Port Macquarie-Hastings with its thriving towns of Port Macquarie, Wauchope, Laurieton, Camden Haven and Lake Cathie/Bonny Hills, and the many vibrant villages are all linked by stunning waterways and a beautiful hinterland. With an estimated resident population of over 84,000, forecast to grow to 105,000 by 2036, this is one of the fastest growing regions in NSW.

PMH Council employs a talented staff group of over 600 people, oversees an annual revenue budget of $200 million and a capital expenditure of $94 million and provides service excellence to a diverse, articulate and informed community. The Council has a strong commitment to balancing the growth of the region with a sustainable future.

The Chief Executive Officer works in close partnership with the Mayor and Councillors and leads a highly professional executive team of four (4) Directors who have a passion for service excellence. They oversee the Corporate Performance, Development and Environment, Infrastructure and Strategy and Growth departments.

This is an outstanding opportunity for a proven leader with a track record of high performance, a well developed strategic focus who can see and deliver the future we desire, and a demonstrated ability to build relationships based on mutual respect. Your strong planning and delivery skills will be vital in providing projects and facilities for our growing population.

A very attractive Total Remuneration Package on a term contract will be negotiated with the successful candidate.

Please visit our website to obtain a detailed Information Package and the Application Form.

Once you have obtained and read these, please contact Stephen Blackadder on 0412 255 149 to discuss the position in confidence.

Applications close 9am Monday, 5 October 2020.

Only those with the right to work in Australia need apply.

Blackadder and Associates