General Manager

Bland Shire Council Full Time Permanent 11/05/2022

Partnering to advance our rural communities

The Local Government Area of Bland is located on the northern fringes of the Riverina, New South Wales.
The Shire’s major centre of West Wyalong is located on the junction of the Newell and Mid Western Highways and within a 160 kilometre radius of Wagga Wagga, Griffith, Forbes, Parkes and Cowra and within 300 kilometres of Canberra – providing an authentic rural lifestyle with the conveniences of the city well within reach.

Communities located within the Bland Shire include Barmedman, Kikoira, Mirrool, Naradhan, Tallimba, Ungarie, Weethalle and Wyalong.

With the retirement of our highly-respected General Manager we are now seeking to fill this role. We are looking for an inspired and energetic General Manager to lead our talented staff group into the next phase of our exciting future. We have 122 FTE staff and you will oversee an annual operating budget of $33M.

This is an outstanding career opportunity to build a reputation working with a supportive and progressive Mayor and Councillor group in the service of a friendly community. Your financial and assets focus will ensure the ongoing financial sustainability of the Council and your leadership will help deliver service excellence to our community.

A five (5) year performance based contract is available along with an attractive remuneration package based on your skills, experience and achievement.

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.