Recruitment underway for Director Corporate Services

Published on Thursday, 16 February 2023 at 11:54:44 AM

The Shire of Ashburton is looking to appoint a strategic and visionary leader with a make-it-happen approach.

  • Residential – Tom Price, 5-year contract
  • Indicative Annual Total Remuneration $256,838
  • 6 weeks’ annual leave, housing and relocation costs provided

What an exciting time to join the Shire of Ashburton team. We are on a growth journey, partnering with multinational companies and working on multiple exciting projects. We are looking to appoint a strategic and visionary leader with a make-it-happen approach.

About the Position

The Shire of Ashburton is seeking an experienced Director Corporate Services to provide advice and strategic and people leadership in the delivery internal services, contributing to the Shire’s strategic objectives and key community outcomes. This position reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer and work closely with Council and other internal and external stakeholders.

The Director Corporate Services will play a key role in the executive leadership team, guiding and implementing the strategic direction for the organisation. Our ideal candidate will lead a multidisciplinary team and bring a planned and structured approach to the management of the Shire’s Corporate Services Directorate including finance, governance, information technology and customer service.

You will be a seasoned professional, having worked at Executive level, providing strategic advice at Executive level within Local Government in Australia, holding a CA, CPA or equivalent tertiary qualification with substantial and effective people management experience. Your demonstrated experience in enabling contemporary finance and governance practices will set you up for success.

If you are a values-led, resilient people leader with an agile approach, then we would like to hear from you.

For further information regarding this exciting opportunity, please contact Emily Bulloch, Senior Consultant, Beilby Downing Teal, on 0427 582 402 or [email protected].

To apply, please click the Apply Now button or visit quoting reference 665386.

Please attach a comprehensive resume together with a covering letter explaining why you are applying for the position and outlining the relevance of your skills.

Download an Application Pack by clicking or copying and pasting this link in your browser:

Applications will close at 4pm AWST on Tuesday 7 March 2023.

The Shire of Ashburton encompasses the towns of Tom Price, Onslow, Paraburdoo and Pannawonica. Our employees enjoy a relaxed lifestyle in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, set amongst the backdrop of world renowned Karijini National Park and Millstream Chichester National Park with spectacular gorges, deep red earth and are some of the oldest formations in the world and our coastline takes in the Mackerel Islands, with turquoise water and opportunities for best fishing and snorkelling.

The Shire of Ashburton is committed to diversity and strongly encourages candidates from different cultural, gender and age backgrounds to apply.

Please Note: Canvassing of Councillors or Shire Employees will disqualify.

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