Coordinator Enterprise Risk Services

Burwood Council Full Time Permanent 17/03/2023
  • Circa $120K + Flexible working arrangements + Annual Performance based salary review
  • Permanent full-time position available now

Here is a great opportunity to make this role your own as you take a lead in growing the risk management culture at Burwood Council.  Extend your knowledge and skills as part of the business improvement journey you will share with people from diverse and interesting business areas.  You will also benefit from a supportive team of Governance & Risk colleagues that are big on collaboration.

To be considered for the role you will have:

  • Good research, analytical and digital literacy skills
  • Strong stakeholder and relationship management skills
  • Experience in one or more of the following areas - risk management; insurance services; quality management; financial management; legal services; corporate governance; audit; business improvement; work health and safety; project management; internal investigations; any other area of endeavour that has focused on proactively managing risk.

Benefits include:

  • Enhancing your professional reputation by playing a key part in the implementation of the exciting new Enterprise Risk and Internal Audit Framework for NSW Councils
  • Building on your practitioner networking opportunities through active involvement in CivicRisk Mutual
  • Reporting to an experienced local government professional
  • Strong learning and development support
  • Collaborative and creative work environment
  • 35 hour working week with flexible and hybrid working options
  • Access to health and well-being benefits such as yoga sessions, influenza vaccinations and fitness passport program
  • Modern offices conveniently based near Burwood Railway Station and part of a vibrant CBD

Additional requirements are:

  • COVID-19 vaccination (two doses of approved vaccine) unless medically exempt
  • Completion of a National Police Check
  • Current driver licence – Class C level


Further information regarding this role can be found in the Position Description or please contact Tanya Whitmarsh (Manager Governance & Risk) via or on (02) 9911 9910.

About Us:

The Burwood Council area is a hub of Inner West Sydney and is identified as a Strategic Centre by the NSW State Government. It is a cosmopolitan destination showcasing a thriving business and retail centre with a strong and vibrant future. Our progressive community enjoys well designed public spaces, inclusive cultural events, intriguing laneways with impressive public art and an enviable restaurant and café scene.  At Burwood our people are our most important asset and central to achieving our exciting and ambitious Community Strategic Plan 2036.

How to apply: 

Please click on “Apply for this position” and follow the steps.

Applications are to include a resume and answers to the 3 online questions.

Closing date:

Sunday 2 April 2023 @ 11:59 pm