Chief Financial Officer

Job Title: Chief Financial Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gosford, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JO-2007-101044_1596808810
Contact Name: Gareth Broadrick
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 10, 2020 14:41

Job Description

Central Coast Council

Central Coast Council is responsible for the third largest urban area within NSW (the sixth in Australia) and is situated within a unique geographical location. With Sydney and all that it has to offer only an hour to the south, and Newcastle and the Hunter Valley an hour to the north, it is surrounded by vast sways of protected bush-land and pristine beaches. From coast to country, the central coast is a true lifestyle location.

About The Role

As Chief Financial Officer - reporting directly to the CEO - you will lead a multi-disciplinary team that provides services to the business in the areas of strategic and operational financial planning and management reporting combined with strategic procurement, inventory, contract services, and plant and fleet management. The role will additionally be integral to developing a number of key initiatives that will unlock commercial efficiencies and value drivers all the while providing financial and commercial counsel and advice to the CEO and leadership team.

About You

We are seeking a highly motivated individual whom has excellent leadership abilities, is pro-active and is firmly focused on outcomes. As would be expected, highly developed communication and advocacy skills are essential as is the ability to develop effective partnerships with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholder groups and businesses.

To be successful in this position tertiary qualifications in accounting or a relevant discipline together with CPA and/or ICAA membership is expected. Current or previous experience in public sector financial management whilst not essential is highly desirable.

The Central Coast is in a period of generational growth of which the Chief Financial Officer will play a pivotal role. Be part of its success.

A highly attractive executive remuneration package is offered as would be expected of such an Executive Leadership position.

For further details please request the full candidate success brochure via the details below.

Closing Date: 27th August 2020

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact either Gareth Broadrick on 0402 639 431 or David Reynolds on 0410 471 652, quoting ref no. JO-2007-101044. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at