General Manager

North Sydney Council Full Time Permanent 24/06/2022

North Sydney Council seeks to appoint a suitably qualified, highly motivated and experienced senior executive with a proven successful track record of building an innovative, collaborative and community focused culture supporting Council’s strategic capacity and direction.

Reporting to the Mayor and accountable directly to the Council, the General Manager will lead a multi-disciplinary team responsible for the strategic, social, environmental and economic sustainability of the community. The General Manager will lead the executive team with overall management responsibility for Council operations and ensure transparency, participation and that its unique relationship with the community is enhanced.

To meet the needs of this critical leadership role, candidates will need to be proven senior executives with well-rounded experience, supported by a successful track record of delivering improved outcomes and performance. Candidates must be dynamic and have a well-developed skill set across strategic planning, leadership, stakeholder management, finance and communications. A strong commitment to community engagement, continuous improvement and quality customer service is required, as is the ability to balance competing demands in a highly diverse and politically challenging environment.

For further information on this role please download the position description, selection criteria and information pack from our website at

Applications including a cover letter, your current up to date CV and statement addressing the selection criteria should be lodged online.

All applicants must address the selection criteria to be considered for this role.

For further assistance please contact Christian Morris, Local Government Management Solutions on 0417 693 254.

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Applications close 5pm Monday, 18 July 2022.