Chief Information Officer

Shoalhaven City Council Full Time Permanent 30/04/2021

Shoalhaven City Council is a dynamic organisation serving a large and diverse community; limitless opportunity exists for an exciting and rewarding career. The Shoalhaven is located just two hours from Sydney and 2.5 hours from Canberra. The Shoalhaven is home to 104,000 people and comprises of 49 unique towns and villages. It is a place of great natural beauty and offers an enviable lifestyle and positive work-life balance.


Are you a highly motivated and dynamic individual with a passion for progress and innovation?


There has never been a better time to facilitate and lead the change in local government. Council is seeking a highly experienced Chief Information Officer who can develop and lead the Information Services Section with a keen focus on high performance, delivering results and strong customer service. This is a key leadership position within our organisation, and you have the opportunity to support, lead and manage a large team of IT and systems professionals.


This role will develop Council’s ICT strategy to guide future investment in technology that underpins the delivery of Council’s vision and plans, along with actively engaging with Management across the organisation to ensure Council’s ICT strategy and plans support the evolving needs of our business.


To be successful in this role you will have exceptional leadership skills at a senior management level, with extensive experience in leading and developing teams and managing transformation and change management programs.


Applications including a full CV, covering letter and addressing the selection criteria must be completed online at


All applicants must address the selection criteria outlined in the information package to be considered for this role.


For specific position details, please contact Christian Morris, Local Government Management Solutions on (02) 9242 4160 for a confidential discussion.


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Applications close 5pm, Monday 24 May 2021.