The New England Joint Organisation (NEJO) member councils Armidale Regional, Glen Innes Severn, Inverell Shire, Moree Plains Shire, Narrabri Shire, Tenterfield Shire and Uralla Shire comprise a region of 59,835 square kilometres and are home to over 94,000 people. Located on the Highlands, Slopes and Plains of Northern New South Wales, the area covered is diverse in geography and economic drivers.
The focus of the organisation is on sustainable economic growth, educated, healthy and connected communities and investment in critical infrastructure. The NEJO plan and prioritise services/projects which deliver regional benefits, advocate to our partners on the need for these services/projects and collaborate with our partners to deliver outcomes that serve the interests of the region. The members are united in their commitment to work together to improve and create vibrant communities.
The Board is seeking a motivated and knowledgeable Executive Officer to work with the Board to develop the strategic direction of the organisation, support the Chairperson in their advocacy of the needs of the region, Iiaise with state agencies in delivering the JO regional priorities and to implement the decisions of the Board.
An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated with the right person. For additional information or to obtain an Information Pack please visit our website www.nejo.nsw.gov.au or contact the Chairperson, Cr Mick Pearce T: 0488 752 520.
Applications close 5pm Monday 25 March 2019.