Manager Finance

Dungog Shire Council Full Time Permanent 11/11/2022

Dungog is known for its relaxed and friendly country lifestyle with easy access to the World Heritage-listed Barrington Tops National Park with beautiful walks, mountain biking, overnight hikes, great picnic, fishing and camping spots. As a member of our community, you can enjoy gourmet food, craft beer breweries and wineries all close by too! 

We support a growing rural community of over 9000 residents in the Hunter region of NSW located around an hour from Newcastle, around two hours from Sydney and within 40 minutes to other strategic centres in the Hunter Valley such as Maitland and Raymond Terrace. 

As a growing Council, we are committed to ensuring the ongoing and consistent delivery of local services that are valued by our community. 

As a key member of the Senior Leadership Team, the Manager Finance leads the team responsible for financial planning, management and reporting. The Manager Finance will lead, inspire and engage our Finance staff in the key areas of long term financial planning, statutory statements and reporting, financial performance analysis and reporting, budgeting and financial policies, systems and processes. 

This role requires hands-on leadership, commitment to developing an engaged organisation culture, a commercial approach, good political acumen and well-developed relationship skills, along with a standout passion for service excellence. 

This is a permanent role and an attractive Remuneration Package will be available for the right candidate. 

Please visit our website to obtain a detailed Information Package about the role and the Application Form. Once you have read these please contact Helen Lever on 0423 157 558 for a confidential discussion regarding the position. 

Applications close 9am Monday 5 December 2022.

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