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Chief Operating Officer - Finance and Corporate Services

Location: QLD
Work Type: Full Time permanent/Term Contract
  • Re-energised, highly focused Council
  • Drive the change agenda
  • Influence major strategy

Located to the West of Brisbane, Ipswich is the fastest growing city in Queensland with a vibrant and diverse multicultural community. The city combines a strong sense of history and heritage with a commitment to emerging industries and future focus.

They are currently looking to further develop their front-line management resources with the calibre of professional who can play an influential role in major change initiatives.

As the strategic lead across a portfolio of key functions including Finance, IT, Governance, Risk and HR, you will be responsible for the development and implementation of business-critical strategic planning that will help drive major change initiatives right across Council and deliver ambitious, positive community-facing outcomes.

An impressive senior background in contemporary Local Government with a focus on organisational change and cultural transformation strategies is essential. You will be an inspirational leader with the credibility and confidence to quickly build a collaborative, high performing team and have exceptional technical skills across finance, audit, risk and governance. CPA-level qualifications (or MBA) would be ideal.

This is a highly challenging and rewarding role that will see you having a direct influence on the future direction of Queensland’s fastest growing city while also developing your own career and enjoying an enviable lifestyle that offers the best of metro and regional living.

To apply or to find out more, visit and enter 137164 in the search function.

For a confidential discussion, call Julie Ford or Harley Hammelmann on (07) 3211 9700.

Applications close August 13th 2018.

137164 Posted On:17/08/2018