Risk Manager

Junee Shire Council Full Time Permanent 1/10/2021

Join a close-knit local community at the heart of the Riverina!  Junee Shire Council is a dynamic and innovative Local Government organisation tackling significant issues at a social, economic and practical level on behalf of its residents.

Junee Shire Council is progressive and proactive.  With approximately 70 employees Junee Shire Council is proud to have an agile workforce dedicated to meeting the needs of the community.  All employees share a singular pride in their organisation and their community and are encouraged to work collaboratively with teams, with sufficient autonomy to grow professionally and in the workplace.

Junee Shire Council is an equal employment opportunity employer.


Junee Shire Council currently has a Risk Manager position available for an enthusiastic individual to provide support to the Executive Team as a trusted advisor for the development and implementation of Council's Enterprise Risk Management Framework and to manage WHS requirements supported by policies and procedures to mitigate Council's exposure to both strategic and operational risks.

The position presents an excellent opportunity to pursue a career in Local Government, WHS and Enterprise Risk.


The position of Risk Manager would ideally suit a person who has previous experience and qualifications in the WHS and enterprise risk management arena, who can interpret relevant Safety and Workers Compensation Legislation and can apply it with diplomacy.  The ideal person will have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills, advanced computer literacy skills and will be motivated by continuous improvement.

Applicants must be either an Australian Citizen or have the right to work in Australia.


The position is graded in Council's Salary System with a salary package ranging from $79,000 to $96,000 per annum.

Information Packages are available on Council's website at:  Junee Shire Council - Career Opportunities or by emailing jsc@junee.nsw.gov.au   Details regarding the application procedure are included in the Information Pack.  For further details, please contact Sharryn Sweeney on 02 6924 8100.

Applications close on Friday, 22 October 2021.  The recruitment process has commenced and will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.  Applications should be emailed to The General Manager at jsc@junee.nsw.gov.au