CLOSED - CEO Position Vacancy

Published on Thursday, 26 October 2023 at 2:18:08 PM

Chief Executive Officer

Located 236kms north east of Perth in the heart of Western Australia's great Wheatbelt, the Shire of Koorda is an integral part of the Central Agricultural Division.

The Council is in search of a motivated and an experienced senior executive who has comprehensive understanding of Local Government Statutory requirements to fill the position of Chief Executive Officer.

Applicants who have the ability to think laterally and creatively in driving the organisation and promoting the development of the Shire. The position requires proven track record in project management, strategic and operational together with the ability to develop and sustain positive relationships with the community.

The position is offered under a performance based contract of up to five years. An attractive remuneration package is offered and is to be set in accordance with the Salaries and Allowances Tribunal Band 4 up to $213,356 per annum. Salary and benefits are subject to negotiation and could include, but not limited to; base salary, superannuation, professional memberships, utilities and private use of a motor vehicle. In addition, rent free housing in a Shire owned executive residence is available. Reasonable relocation expenses will be negotiated.

An Application Package along with the Position Description can be obtained here. Further information about the position is available by contacting Lydia Highfield on 0400 142 110.

Applications should be sent to or mailed to Lydia Highfield, Principal Consultant, PO Box 296, Beechboro WA 6063 by COB Wednesday 15th November 2023.

Please Note: Canvassing of Councillors will disqualify. The successful applicant is required to obtain current police clearance, pre-employment medicals, provide evidence of all claimed qualifications prior to commencing employment.

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