Manager Information Technology - Moreland City Council

Job Title: Manager Information Technology - Moreland City Council
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JO-2002-99443_1581654387
Contact Name: Olivia O'Shea
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 18, 2020 08:10

Job Description

  • Lead Council's long term IT and Records Management Strategy
  • Implement positive change to systems across the organisation
  • Enhance customer experience and improve our services to the community

Moreland is a vibrant and energetic place, highly regarded for its cosmopolitan community, array of fabulous festivals, cool pools, eclectic shops, scenic bike paths and its community of artists and creative industries. A progressive council with 180,000 residents, Moreland is proud of its diversity and its ambitions for environmental sustainability, social justice and community wellbeing. With its Civic Centre located in Coburg, just 8 kilometres north of Melbourne's CBD, there are excellent public transport options and great food and cafés right at their doorstep. Moreland City Council is a great place to live, work and play.

Find out more about Moreland City Council here:

Moreland Council strives to be a contemporary, innovative and collaborative organisation with a deep commitment to, and engagement with, their community.

Reporting to the Director Business Transformation, this role will require you to lead and empower the Information Technology team to plan and deliver programs that will enhance customer experience, enable innovative and efficient delivery of services, whilst driving positive change in the use of systems throughout the organisation. You will draw upon your natural leadership capabilities to create, nurture and maintain a progressive and positive team culture. As the Manager, you will utilise your exceptional communication skills to build relationships and effectively manage and influence a diverse range of stakeholders so that technology can positively enable the business and Moreland community.

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for someone with an IT background and preferred Public Sector experience, to drive the organisation's long term IT and Records Management Strategy whilst assisting the department's Director to influence political outcomes, internally and externally, through strong, pragmatic governance. You will be passionate about the critical work this role delivers to Moreland and bring a commercial and strategic approach to continuous business improvement initiatives and deliver on projects in line with allocated timelines, procurement processes and budgets.

Moreland City Council is proudly diverse and an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, people with disability, and people from every culture, gender and sexuality identity, age and ethnic background. Moreland City Council is committed to being a Child Safe organisation and has zero tolerance for child abuse.

To apply, please click the "Apply Now" button and upload your resume. For further information or a confidential conversation, please contact Melanie Pecanek on 03 9929 9587 or Patrick Courtney on 03 9929 9537. For a copy of the PD, please email Paris Plompen at