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Chief Financial Officer

Job No: GSC26
Location: Gunnedah

Chief Financial Officer

 Council is seeking the services of an experienced Chief Financial Officer to lead the Finance Department.


 You will need:





  1. Demonstrated high quality management and control of staff, budgets, work programs and major departmental projects utilising superior leadership, skills and specialist knowledge to facilitate achievement of the Departmental Objectives contained in the position description.
  2. A degree in accounting, financial management or a related field and at least five (5) years work experience in a management role within a similar environment.
  3. Demonstrated high-level skills in people management, decision making, analysis and problem solving.
  4. Demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement, change management and team-based achievement.


     1. CPA or CA accreditation.

     2.Previous experience in Local government.

     3. Current NSW driver’s license.


This is a full time position attracting Local Government (State Award) 2017 employment conditions, and is offered at Grade 23 on Council’s Salary Structure with a base salary range of $2277.12 to $2513.52 per week.

 For more information please contact Eric Groth on 67402100.

Applications must be received by COB Friday 28 July 2017.


 Eric Groth




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