Singleton is a vibrant and diverse regional area, located at the centre of the prosperous Hunter Valley and only one hour’s drive from Newcastle. With a population nearing 24,000, the healthy local economy is supported by a strong industrial base and a skilled labour force. The local government area contains the natural beauty of Lake St Clair, Mt Royal, Yengo and Wollemi National Parks, and of course the famous Hunter Valley wine region.
The Director Organisation and Community Capacity is a key member of Council’s Executive Team, with responsibility for leading the functions of Strategy and Engagement, Integrated Risk, Human Resources and Business Improvement.
The role provides high-level operational and strategic advice to Council and the General Manager, gives direction across the group and works with the Executive Team to create overall organisational direction and leadership, ensuring that business performance and legislative requirements are achieved.
You will be results driven, have strong leadership skills and will work to champion Council’s vision, values and strategic direction to create a vibrant, progressive, connected, resilient and sustainable Singleton. You will also be future-focused, proactively identifying opportunities and risks and acting decisively to adapt strategy and tactics.
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to submit your CV and obtain an Information Package and Application Form. Contact Chris Rose on 0412 334 111 to discuss the position in confidence.
Only those with the right to work in Australia need apply.
Applications close 9am Monday, 29 April 2019.