Finance Manager

Listed: 16-Apr-2018

Report to
Director of Corporate and Urban Services
Salary Range
79,748 to 92.318
Corporate and Urban Services
Full Time
Position Number
CUS 02
Applications Close
5:00pm, 11-May-2018

Job Description


Applications are invited for a full time permanent Finance Manager. This position is responsible for the management of Council’s finance information, budgets, reports, ensuring audit requirements are met and adequate systems and controls are in place to meet Council’s ongoing Financial Governance requirements. The successful applicant will ideally have relevant experience in local Government and other appropriate financial services, with tertiary level qualifications in accounting, the ability to lead, supervise and manage staff in a team environment.

Coonamble Shire is a vibrant and expanding community which comprises of the towns Coonamble, Gulargambone and Quambone, less than two hours from Dubbo and six hours from Sydney. Services include a daily Countrylink service, two primary schools, a high school and two childcare centres.This is a genuine opportunity to enjoy all the benefits of regional living while further developing your career in a challenging and highly varied environment.


The position is classified at Grade 11 of Council’s Salary Structure with a salary to be negotiated in the range $79,748.24 to $92,318.56 depending upon qualifications and experience.  Conditions of employment are in accordance with the Local Government (State) Award 2017.

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Written applications addressing the section criteria, resume and signed employment application form are to be forwarded to the General Manager, Post Office Box 249, Coonamble NSW 2829 or email and lodged by 11-May-2018.