General Manager

Bellingen Shire Council Full Time Permanent 16/03/2023

NSW North Coast paradise – building our sustainable future together

Bellingen Shire is located on the Mid North Coast of NSW halfway between Sydney and Brisbane and just south of Coffs Harbour.

It has a total area of 1,605 square kilometres with a picture perfect coastline of approximately 10km. The region is renowned for its ecological diversity with State Forests and National Parks covering over 57% of the local government area.

The Shire consists of three broad topographical areas incorporating the seaboard around Mylestom, Repton and Urunga, the valleys of the Bellinger and Kalang rivers and the Dorrigo plateau landscapes. Each has its own special characteristics and provides a choice in cultural and natural diversity.

We are seeking a General Manager to lead our talented staff group of circa 140 FTE, and work closely with our Mayor and Councillors to deliver a sustainable future for a diverse and passionate community. 

This is an outstanding career opportunity for a progressive, people focused and positive leader. You will bring a successful delivery track record as a senior executive in a complex, multifaceted service organisation and look forward to living and working in our stunning region in the service of our friendly community. 

A very attractive total remuneration package reflects the importance and size of the role and is detailed in the Information Package.

To Apply
Please visit our website to obtain a detailed Information Package about the role and the Application Form. Once you have read these please contact Scott Mason on 0447 699 190 for a confidential discussion regarding the position. 

Applications close 9am Tuesday 11 April 2023.