Director Corporate And Community Services

Liverpool Plains Shire Council Full Time Permanent 9/05/2022

The perfect backdrop for community leadership.


Strategically positioned in the foothills of the Great Dividing Range, just 50 minutes from Tamworth, Liverpool Plains is a diverse and abundantly resourceful Shire of 5,000 sq kms, surrounded by a picturesque mountain range. The Liverpool Plains is a self-reliant caring community, with great schools and a safe family-friendly environment.

The council prides itself on delivering results, working closely with the community and providing customer service excellence. The population centres of Quirindi and Werris Creek are located at the heart of the Shire and picturesque villages and hamlets dot the region. The region is well serviced by excellent medical and educational facilities, supplemented by the regional facilities at Tamworth.

The Director of Corporate and Community Services will work closely with the General Manager and Council to ensure that their team is responsive to the needs of the community and services are sustainable into the future. You will take carriage of the implementation of the new business system to be implemented across the organisation, financial reporting and planning and the delivery of all community services. The Council has close to 150 staff and an annual budget approaching $25M.

There is no fixed view as to whether the new Director should be a long-term experienced leader or a younger, rising-star manager. What is important is a talent, skills, motivation and cultural fit, with the ability of the successful individual to effectively provide the services and initiatives required by our Council and community we serve.

Please visit our website to obtain a detailed Information Package about the role and the Application Form. Once you have read these please contact Terrey Kiss on 0427 273 197 for a confidential discussion regarding the position.

Applications close 9am Monday 30 May 2022.

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