General Manager

Listed: 04-Mar-2019

Report to
Mayor and Councillors
Salary Range
Salary Package
Full Time
Position Number
Applications Close
5:00pm, 25-Mar-2019

Job Description

• Pivotal Leadership Role
• Attractive Remuneration and Lifestyle

Council is seeking to appoint a General Manager who will drive transformational change and ensure that Council’s services meet the needs of the community. Reporting to the Mayor and Council, you will have strong leadership skills and a background in driving positive outcomes whilst fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, compliance and delivery.

To be successful in this position, you will have demonstrable success in a senior leadership role, preferably in local government, with experience in:
•Leading and managing change;
•Developing and implementing strategic planning;
•Building an organisational culture of empowerment and accountability;
•Delivering quality services to the community.

You will be a highly motivated senior executive who possesses excellent communication skills and the capacity to engage stakeholders at all levels in order to negotiate and influence positive outcomes for the Council and community.
This is a great role full of opportunities for the right person. Council is offering a 5-year performance based contract and an attractive remuneration package. Relocation assistance will be negotiated with the successful candidate.

Applications should address the selection criteria to be considered for the role and be submitted online to Local Government Management Solutions (website below). 
To obtain further information download the Information Pack, Position Description and Selection Criteria from the website at  

For a confidential discussion regarding the position please contact Mark Anderson on
0418 864 866 or Wayne Noakes on
0429 618 526.

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 25-Mar-2019.