Director Corporate Services

Forbes Shire Council Full Time Permanent 8/01/2018
  • Senior Management position
  • Attractive remuneration package offered

Forbes Shire home to a population of approximately 10,000, is situated in the heart of the Lachlan Valley, and is regarded as one of the richest primary producing areas in New South Wales. Forbes Shire is ideally located at the junction of the Lachlan River and Newell Highway, and has a diverse economy ranging from irrigated land holdings, dairy operations, dry-land farming and manufacturing, to strong retail, education and health sectors which combine with a dynamic and growing tourism market. A great opportunity exists for a highly motivated, experienced and proven senior manager for the position of Director Corporate Services at Forbes Shire Council.

To be successful in this role you will have proven track record of success as a Director Corporate Services or CFO with a strong focus on finance including asset management, corporate governance, customer service, HR Management, legal and risk management and implementation of Council’s Fit For the Future improvement plan . The applicant will hold an accounting degree or similar with membership of the Certified Practicing Accountants (CPA) or Institute of Chartered Accounts (ICA) highly regarded. As an integral member of the senior leadership team, your experience in managing the financial elements of asset management and the Integrated Planning and Reporting framework is essential for this role.

This role offers an attractive remuneration package including lease back vehicle, subsidised housing and career development opportunities.

An information package is available along with a position description and selection criteria which must be addressed as part of the application process by visiting

To apply, send a covering letter, an up to date CV and a separate document addressing the selection criteria to

For any initial inquiries, call Mark Anderson on 0418864866.

Applications close 12:00pm Monday 29 January 2018.