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The Hills Shire Council
General Manager

Position No. CO001

  • Exciting Leadership Role
  • Financially Strong Council  
  • Attractive Remuneration
  • Contract Negotiable

Located in Sydney’s north, The Hills Shire is a popular location; with a fast growing population it offers direct access to the CBD and the opportunity to blend urban living with the beauty of a rural landscape.

The Hills Shire Council is seeking to engage a highly motivated, energetic strategic thinker to lead our organisation and community through a time of rapid change. 

You will have the passion to drive excellent performance and build organisational capacity to deliver effective outcomes for our customers. You will possess highly developed political acumen and communication skills that will inspire confidence in Council, staff and community. 

To be considered for this role you will be a successful and accomplished senior executive.  You will have proven ability to manage complex budgets, lead and motivate an innovative workforce, develop and deliver long term strategic plans and work closely in partnership with the Mayor, Councillors and community to achieve the organisation’s goals and priorities.  You will have relevant tertiary qualifications and a sound understanding of current Local Government reform and strong knowledge of the Local Government Act 1993 and other relevant legislation.

To apply for this role visit The Hills Shire Council website. Applications must be made online and address the selection criteria. For any enquiries, please contact Council’s Manager Workforce Strategy and Business Improvement, Michelle Coleman by email or on 02 9843 0441.

For further information download the position statement (PDF, 162KB) and the information pack (PDF, 189KB) containing the qualifications and experience required for this role.

Recruitment Agencies: The Hills Shire Council does recruitment in-house and therefore does not accept unsolicited resumes or appreciate unsolicited calls from recruitment agencies.

Job Type: Contract
Applications Close: Monday 8 May 2017.