Yass Valley is situated within the Southern Tablelands region of NSW, at the intersection of the Hume and Barton highways. It is a celebrated food and wine destination, with rich heritage and cultural attractions, dramatic rolling hills and waterways – all on the doorstep of Canberra. Council services a population of 17,000 and is continuously seeking to diversify its economy and make the most of opportunities for growth.
As an influential member of the Executive Team, you will be the focal point for all key financial initiatives across the organisation while also providing leadership, direction and support to the Finance and Corporate Services division across all aspects of financial planning and management.
Tertiary qualified in accounting and/or finance, you will have a strong senior financial management and governance track record, ideally within Local Government. Your background will include extensive experience in the development of operational plans, multi-faceted budgets and in-depth management reporting. Your exceptional leadership skills allow you to quickly establish credibility and engagement with a broad range of stakeholders, while also building collaborative team environments.
This is an exceptional opportunity for an experienced financial generalist to take a lead role in ensuring the long-term financial sustainability of an ambitious Council committed to its region and communities.
To download a comprehensive information pack or for instructions on how to apply, visit mcarthur.com.au and enter 137761 in the job search category. For a confidential discussion, call Susanne Lyall on (02) 9277 7000. Applications close at 5pm Thursday 31 January 2019.
137761 Posted On:22/01/2019