Director Corporate Services - Bayside City Council

Job Title: Director Corporate Services - Bayside City Council
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Eastern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JO-1807-90264_1534217670
Contact Name: Natasha Diamond
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 14, 2018 13:34

Job Description

Bayside City Council invites applications for the position of Director Corporate Services to join a passionate and committed executive team who will lead Bayside into the future.

Bayside is home to over 100,000 residents in an area stretching 17km along the coast of Melbourne's picturesque Port Philip Bay. It is a community of unique and appealing villages, sandy beaches, quality residential areas, a strong and connected community, and with a colourful history that is reflected in its many heritage buildings and sites.

The recent appointment of Mick Cummins as CEO, presents an opportunity to join Bayside at an exciting time as the Director Corporate Services. Council is seeking a strategic and committed leader with highly developed communication skills and an inclusive and engaging style.
The appointee will have a demonstrated track record of successful leadership in a complex service organisation and will have demonstrated the ability to:

  • build collaborative working models and relationships;
  • lead the delivery of strategic and effective support services to enable maximization of service delivery outcomes for the Bayside Community.

The high performing Corporate Services function includes a newly established Enterprise Project Management Office, finance, property, risk, information systems, governance, and others and as the Director, you will continue to add value by supporting the organisation to achieve exceptional customer and community service. An additional key part of this role is the oversight of a number of high profile and complex projects including major precinct redevelopment, land acquisition and development.

Priding yourself on your strong business acumen and commitment to developing people, you bring a wealth of leadership experience and are well regarded as a values and principle driven professional and have a proven record of influencing change across a diverse range of areas. If you are interested in playing a key role in the future vision for the Bayside community, this is an opportunity not to be missed.

We recognise that our workforces are strengthened by diversity. Bayside City Council is proudly an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage women and people from diverse backgrounds and experience to apply. Bayside City Council supports flexible work environments to enable work to fit with your life. These benefits include flexible working options; a generous parental leave policy and other leave entitlements.

To apply for this exciting opportunity with Bayside City Council, please click on the "apply now" button to upload your CV. For further information or for a confidential discussion, please contact Natasha Diamond on (03) 9929 9556 or Jarrod McLauchlan on (03) 9929 9515.