Supervisor Rates And Revenue

$101,967 yearly
  • Port Hedland Town Council
  • Port Hedland WA, Australia
  • 22 Jun, 2022
Full time Accounting and Finance Administrative, Clerical and Office Support

Job Description

Location: Civic Centre  

Occupation: Finance  

Division: Corporate Services - Financial Services 

Level 5 $101,966.57 (incl. $18,831.28 Port Hedland Allowance)

The Town

Port Hedland is a dynamic, diverse town in Western Australia’s beautiful North West that enjoys a relaxed lifestyle. We are proud of our stunning landscapes, Aboriginal heritage, vibrant multicultural community and our significant resources industry. At the Town of Port Hedland, let your career take-off as you tackle challenges unique to the region, collaborate with a range of people from all walks of life and become part of a vibrant team that is making real change in the Pilbara.

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Supervisor Rates and Revenue to join our team on a permanent basis. This is a newly created position so you have the opportunity to make it your own.

The Supervisor Rates and Revenue will be responsible for:

  • Providing supervision on rates assessments, maintaining accurate records and reconciling the rates register in accordance with the Local Government Act 1995 and other relevant legislation.
  • Providing leadership to ensure rates and revenue standards are maintained in conjunction with other financial services.
  • Overseeing the accurate and efficient recovery of monies payable to the Town.

We are looking for someone that can provide a high standard of leadership building trust, fostering a culture of accountability and integrity, inspiring individuals to reach their potential and delivering results. The ideal candidate will have extensive knowledge and experience in all areas of Local Government rating and property database management. 

For further information, please view the attached position description.

Work Related Requirements

The preferred applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol assessment to be considered for the role, as well as possess:

  • National Police Clearance
  • Current ‘C’ class drivers license
  • Rights to work in Australia

Employee Benefits

In addition to the salary our employees enjoy a range of benefits which may include:

  • Six weeks annual leave
  • Wellness program (includes free gym membership, pool passes etc.)
  • Training and professional development opportunities

How to Apply

Applicants are encouraged to apply online.

If you are unable to apply online, please forward your application documents to Human Resources, Attention “Confidential Advertised Vacancy” either by:

Post:   PO Box 41, Port Hedland WA 6721

Hand:  Civic Centre, McGregor Street, Port Hedland WA 6721

Applicants are advised to write a cover letter of no more than two (2) pages outlining how your skills, capabilities and experience will contribute to their success in this position. Applicants who do not attach a cover letter may not be considered in the first round of shortlisting. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure their application is received in full prior to the closing date and time.

Suitable applicants may be considered for appointment to similar vacancies during the six month period following the conclusion of this recruitment process.

For further information about this position please Recruitment team on 08 91589300 or     

The Town reserves the right to commence shortlisting prior to the closing date.

Applications close 11.45pm Thursday 30th June 2022

The Town of Port Hedland is committed to eliminating all forms of discrimination. We embrace diversity and strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities.

Job Closing Date

30 Jun, 2022