Torres Shire Council invites applications for this full time contract position. Reporting directly to the Director Corporate and Community Services, the person we are looking for will be technically qualified and have the drive, resilience and professional network to be effective in a beautiful but remote location. A track record of building financial systems (i.e. management reporting, controls, IT etc) and developing collaborative alliances with directors and line managers will be paramount. Negotiation and problem-solving skills will also be highly regarded.
The salary and benefits package of $100,000 plus superannuation will be negotiated with the successful applicant and will take into account a competitive base salary plus relocation expenses, housing and tax concessions so as to provide an attractive incentive to someone who identifies with our vision and values.
An application kit and position description for this position can be obtained from the Council Office, 68 Douglas Street, Thursday Island, visit councils website or by contacting the Human Resources Officer, Tanya Loban phone: (07) 4069 1336.
Applications must be lodged electronically, by Monday 16th January 2017 at 12pm.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER