Director Corporate Services
- Be part of a journey to transform from ‘Good to Great’
- Drive a high-performance culture of service excellence
- Bring depth and breadth in corporate services leadership
As a key organisational leader, join your executive peers to drive our transformation, including a high-performance culture of service excellence. Bring your strong financial acumen, outstanding people leadership and contemporary understanding of integrated, effective business models. Your leadership will contribute to our great culture, focus on strategic planning capability and long-term sustainability.
Reporting to the CEO, you will ensure that the organisation applies best practice corporate leadership, policy and process. This position also liaises closely with Councillors to provide high level strategic and operational advice. With five direct reports you will lead and develop the areas of finance & corporate performance, people & culture, governance and integrity, strategic communications & customer service, and information technology.
The successful candidate will have substantial experience in the operational management of a multi-faceted Corporate Services function, with demonstrated experience at senior management level in a mid to large size complex organisation. Local Government experience would be an advantage.
Tertiary qualifications in Business, Commerce, Management, Strategic Planning or relevant discipline are expected. Additional post graduate qualifications will be highly regarded.
Located 15 kilometres east of Melbourne’s CBD, the City of Whitehorse is a major hub of cultural, commercial, business and innovative activity in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne. Its almost 179,000 residents live in the suburbs of Blackburn, Blackburn North, Blackburn South, Box Hill, Box Hill North, Box Hill South, Burwood, Burwood East, Forest Hill, Mitcham, Mont Albert, Mont Albert North, Nunawading, Surrey Hills, Vermont and Vermont South. The city is culturally diverse,
At the City of Whitehorse, community is at the heart of everything. To stay ahead of the evolving changes and needs of the community, the organisation is undertaking an exciting transformation journey that will transform ways of working and will empower employees to be innovative and constantly striving towards providing excellent customer experience at all times.
To apply – click on ‘Opportunities’ at www.fisherleadership.com and select ‘Apply Now’ clearly quoting reference code WHCdcs0521, submitting a brief cover letter along with one impactful example (150 words max) against each Key Selection Criteria and your current CV. For further information please call David Baber of Fisher Leadership on +61 1300 347 437. Applications close: Saturday 29 May.