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Manager Corporate Services Vacant Position

Manager Corporate Services Vacant Position

Applications are invited for a capable and proven leader to join the District Council of Kimba Senior Management team in the role of Manager Corporate Services to provide high quality services to the organisation and the community.

The position will be responsible for the management of all Council’s financial services incorporating budget, audit and internal controls, work health and safety and risk management, customer services, records, tourism, governance and information technology.

The role is offered as a five (5) year fixed term contract and the salary and conditions will be commensurate to the levels of skills, knowledge and experience.

Knowledge and skills in the following areas would be considered favourable but are not limited to:

  • Experience in accounting/finance/management
  • Proven team leadership capability
  • Customer focus
  • Working experience with WHS and Risk Management legislation and practices
  • Sound working knowledge of the Local Government Act,  regulations and other applicable legislation
  • Good understanding of Tourism, Community and Economic Development
  • Skills and competencies in IT and associated packages
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Proven strategic and project management capabilities
  • Disciplined approach to work with attention to detail and a willingness to learn
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Outstanding communication skills  both verbal and written
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and discretion at all times
  • Sound understanding of rural and regional communities and lifestyles

Applicants who do not meet all the criteria for the position outlined above but who believe they can readily develop these skills and capabilities over the next 3 years are also encouraged to apply. Such applicants need to bring a high level of commitment and enthusiasm to readily learn all aspects of the role over a 3 year period.

The successful applicant will work in a team environment based at the Administration Office.

For more information or for a Job Description please contact the Chief Executive Officer on 86272026.

Written applications stating experience and qualifications should be marked ‘Private and Confidential’ and addressed to:               

The Chief Executive Office

District Council of Kimba

PO Box 189


Applications for the above position close at 5pm Friday 8th December 2017.



District Councl of Kimba

Cross Street (PO Box 189)

Kimba SA 5641