Chief Information Officer - City of Glen Eira

Location Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2011-102205_1606876323
Posted about 2 months ago
  • Join a contemporary, future focused council
  • Provide trusted advice to the CEO and Executives
  • Optimise business operations

The City of Glen Eira is located in Melbourne's inner south-eastern suburbs approximately 10 kilometres from Melbourne's central business district. Glen Eira is regarded for its commitment to excellence in the provision of more than 120 services to its vibrant and culturally diverse community of more than 154, 000 residents. The City is proud of providing an environment that is liveable, accessible, safe and sustainable and a place where their community wants to live now and into the future. As an organisation, Council is contemporary and future focused, recognised as an employer of choice offering a friendly, rewarding and diverse environment in which to work.

Find out more about the City of Glen Eira here:

Reporting to the Director Corporate Services, the Chief Information Officer (CIO) will provide strategic technical leadership and establish themselves as a trusted adviser to the organisation's key stakeholders including the CEO, the Chief Transformation Officer, Executive Leadership team, Senior Managers and Councillors to enhance business operations for the betterment of Glen Eira City Council. Building on the strong IT foundations that already exist at Glen Eira, this role will be pivotal in elevating the organisation to be a progressive leader in the Information Management field through a robust strategy and policies; advanced systems, structures and programs and enhanced data security and data governance.

To be considered for this enviable opportunity, you demonstrate significant IT leadership experience within a large complex, customer-focused organisation. You will be au fait with new trends in technology to ensure that you are continually enhancing business effectiveness. Politically astute, you will demonstrate high levels of emotional intelligence and have a strong track record in inspiring and enhancing capability in your teams. You are viewed as a trusted advisor with your internal stakeholders and are adept at maintaining effective, mutually beneficial, external stakeholder relationships. Furthermore, your communication skills are held in high regard and you hold Tertiary qualifications in IT, Business Management or a related discipline.

This is an exciting and rare opportunity to join Glen Eira's senior leadership team to drive business effectiveness - both now and for the future.

To apply, please click the "Apply Now" button and upload your resume. (Note, a covering letter is not required). For a copy of the PD go to: For a confidential discussion, please contact Brittany Kyle on 0400 349 403 or Melanie Pecanek on 0408 898 734.