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Chief Executive Officer - Wyndham City Council

Location Werribee, Victoria
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2104-103666_1618552253
Posted 22 days ago
  • Opportunity for a dynamic, progressive leader
  • Deliver the Wyndham 2040 Community Vision

Located just 30km from Melbourne's CBD, Wyndham is a rapidly changing community with its 280,000-population set to grow to over 500,000 in the next twenty years. As one of Australia's fastest growing regions, Wyndham is experiencing rapid transformation through nationally recognized projects and large scale development that will shape the future of the City.

As CEO, you will build collaborative, trusted and transparent relationships with the newly elected Councillor group to deliver on the Council Plan and ambitious Wyndham 2040 Community Vision. Overseeing a highly skilled workforce of over 1800 staff, you will create an environment for high performance, empowerment and positive workplace culture. You will encourage, inspire, and lead strategic thinking, innovation and creativity in the organisation to address diverse and complex issues. Your ability to collaborate with the City's diverse range of stakeholders will enhance City outcomes and drive opportunities for innovation and growth. With a focus on community outcomes you will deliver on a number of high profile projects and programs of work whilst ensuring excellent governance and financial sustainability.

You will bring significant executive experience leading complex service delivery organisations with demonstrated success delivering results and building high performing cultures. Your natural sense of energy and resilience has enabled you to proactively engage with a diverse and broad range of stakeholders to achieve outcomes. A knowledge of local government would be beneficial, but more important is the capability and passion to innovate and lead this organisation to deliver outstanding results for the community.

For a copy of the position description, copy and paste this link: https://bit.ly/2QToPla or to apply for this role, please click the 'apply now' button and upload your resume. For a confidential discussion, please contact Seamus Scanlon on 0455 118 868 or Clare McCartin on 0414 595 941 from Davidson.