Chief Executive Officer

LO-GO Appointments WA

The Shire of Carnamah are seeking applications from suitably qualified and experienced candidates for the position of Chief Executive officer.

  • This is an opportunity to work closely with the Council and the Community
  • Applicants must address the selection criteria
  • Applications close Monday 21st October 2019 at 5.00 pm
Shire of Carnamah
Chief Executive Officer
The Shire of Carnamah are seeking to engage a Chief Executive Officer to lead the Shire and work with Council to deliver sustainable economic development, regional growth and to be part of their proud agricultural community.
Situated 300 kilometres north of Perth, the Shire of Carnamah incudes the towns of Carnamah and Eneabba and is a vibrant country district with an idyllic lifestyle, offering essential services, employment and education opportunities, an engaging passionate community and beautiful natural landscape.
The Council and community have clear aspirations and priorities for the Shire, and a strong focus on the future of the region.  Applicants will need to have a proven ability to effectively manage all aspects of an organisation, be able to bring people together and motivate teams to strive for a common goal, be committed to working collaboratively with Council, the community and neighbouring Shires, have a sound understanding of Local Government compliance and reporting requirements, be politically astute and have a proven track record of providing sound advice and delivering outcomes.
This position is offered under a three to five year performance based contract, with an attractive remuneration package, that will be negotiated with the successful applicant, of between $128,226 - $200,192 per annum (in accordance with SAT Band 4).  Salary and benefits are subject to negotiation and may include, but not be limited to, a base salary, superannuation,  an executive residence, motor vehicle, telephone, and utilities.
To be considered for this position applicants must address the Selection Criteria as detailed in the Application Package.  Previous candidates need not apply. To obtain a package please contact Sharon Dockery, LO-GO Appointments on (08) 9380 4505 or
Applications close at 5:00pm on Monday, 21st Ocotber 2019
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