Chief Executive Officer - Latrobe City Council

Job Title: Chief Executive Officer - Latrobe City Council
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Morwell
Start Date: 2018-11-01
Reference: JO-1810-91768-2
Contact Name: Georgie Minas
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 02, 2018 08:56

Job Description

  • Lead this Transformational Regional City
  • Drive Economic Outcomes & Innovation
  • Balance Career & Lifestyle in Gippsland

Latrobe City Council is in the heart of Victoria’s Gippsland region and is renowned as one of Victoria’s vibrant Regional Cities, offering a lifestyle balanced with rural and urban living. A region that is proud and passionate about its natural attractions, rich farming land, affordable housing, health and education services, Latrobe is in a time of transformational change as it pursues further infrastructure and economic development opportunities. Now is a great time to partner with an ambitious and future focused Council to lead the organisation towards its future success.
Working collaboratively with the Mayor and Councillors, you will adopt a future-focused approach to identifying and securing opportunities to successfully build and grow the economy and prosperity of the City, community and region. You will provide visionary leadership in the delivery of an integrated Council Plan while ensuring effective financial and governance management of the City. Furthermore, you will engage and build strong and diverse stakeholder networks across multiple disciplines that will support the region and enhance community confidence in council.
For their next CEO, Latrobe City Council are seeking a visionary and future-focused leader with a demonstrated reputation for values driven and empowering leadership, coupled with a track record of strategic service delivery. A perceptive leader, you will have proven experience as a CEO or executive, ideally having worked within the broader public sector. Driven by innovation and demonstrating best practice and contemporary thinking, you are resilient in your pursuit to build organisational efficiencies that meet the growing needs and high expectations of the community. A natural people leader, you are able to inspire and create a positive and proactive culture with your workforce. Furthermore you will demonstrate political nous coupled with proven business acumen and good governance. You are renowned for your ability to build trusted and transparent relationships with your Council/Board, your staff and stakeholders.
Leave your legacy through contemporary approaches to innovation and the future of Latrobe City.
To apply for this exciting opportunity, please click on the “apply now” button to upload your CV. For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Sharon Ardley on (03) 9929 9536 or Melanie Pecanek on (03) 9929 9587.