Marion is one of the largest Councils in South Australia, serving more than 92,000 residents in Adelaide's southern suburbs. We offer our community 160 different services while maintaining over $1 billion in assets. We pride ourselves on innovation, achievement, respect and integrity and the satisfaction of knowing your work is helping improve residents' lives in this thriving community.
The City of Marion is a highly regarded and progressive council with a reputation for service quality, constructive culture and business excellence.
Council is searching for a dynamic leader to partner with elected Councillors in continually improving the efficient delivery of services to the community.
Council will value your leadership qualities, including your ability to inspire staff across the organisation to achieve innovative and tangible outcomes for the community with efficiency. Your high calibre interpersonal and communication skills will be well complemented by your ability to analyse, review and report on complex business matters and budgets.
You will be able to demonstrate an impressive career in executive management, a strategic outlook and a commitment to putting people first. At times you will strategically reflect on how to move your organisation forward innovatively; at other times you will be able to quickly grasp the details of complex challenges and take decisive remedial action.
Tertiary qualifications in a business-related discipline or demonstrated experience at a senior or chief executive level is essential.
Your commitment to employing the values of the organisation - Achievement, Innovation, Respect and Integrity - while delivering a quality customer experience is paramount.
To apply online and to download the Candidate Information Pack please visit mcarthur.com.au and reference job number 142471. Phone enquiries are welcome by calling Steve Nolis on (08) 8100 7000. Confidentiality is assured.
Closing date: 11pm, Sunday 7 March 2021.
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