Team Leader - Corporate Business Applications

Tweed Shire Council Full Time Permanent 24/11/2022


This newly created senior leadership role will lead our Business Systems Analysts, GIS team and Database/Data Analytics Officer to deliver:

  • cohesive high quality service to customers,
  • strong support with process innovation, and
  • new business solutions and business continuity.  

About the role:

The position is responsible for:

  • Business IT applications architecture and delivering a reliable, modern and fully integrated applications (including cloud based) and e-commerce systems suite for Council.
  • Delivering Corporate Applications and information management services with a focus on management of land and spatial data, business intelligence, automation, data analytics and operational reporting.
  • Contracts and Vendor (20+) Management & Negotiations.

What's on offer:
  • a base salary ranging from $106,847 per annum with competency-based increments up to $118, 802 per annum, plus 10.5% super
  • 35 hour week, 9 day fortnight
  • training and development opportunities
  • flexible work options for a healthy work/life balance
  • generous employment conditions (we have too many to list - click here for more).

We are seeking:
  • A demonstrated leader able to motivate, support, develop and manage a highly skilled team.
  • Strong project management experience to coordinate multiple projects in the development of e-commerce and on-line information technology products,  Corporate Application Systems implementations and upgrades. 
  • Demonstrated experience in setting clear goals, standards and expectations to ensure the  delivery of outcomes and behaviours.
  • Ability to apply contemporary IT best practice, including promoting change and innovation and the ability to resolve complex problems.
  • Excellent analytical, conceptual thinking and problem solving skills with demonstrated ability to drive the development of future business and data management process models.

About us:
  • Located on the picturesque far North Coast of NSW, bordering the Gold Coast.
  • The Tweed is a vibrant, diverse location offering a lifestyle near the water, in a rainforest or on a farm.  
  • Tweed Shire Council is committed to employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds in both traditional and non-traditional roles.
  • Join an employer of choice. Professionals Australia (Local Government Engineers’ Association) has named Council the 2021 Employer of Choice for our great employment practices within NSW local government. 

Where it's located:
This position is based at the Tweed Heads Administration Office, and can be directed to work from any Council work site.

Position closes: 
Friday 9 December 2022 at 12 noon sharp (NSW time).  Late applications will not be permitted.