The Coordinator Governance provides expert advice and support to Councillors and staff. This is a temporary role with a peri-urban council until February 2022, with potential to extend. You will build a team culture that aligns with council's priorities for the community. You will coordinate Governance services to the organisation, ensuring compliance and sound governance practises are in place. Delivering key governance and legislative obligations, you will provide advice, develop policies and deliver governance projects.
To be successful you will extensive experience in local government in a similar role. You will will sound knowledge and experience within the provisions of legislation and or regulations in providing guidance to boards, elected bodies and staff. You will have proven management skills with the ability to provide leadership and motivation to a team. You will have a commitment to providing high quality customer service coupled with high level verbal and written communication skills. you will be able to interpret complex legislative requirements and information. While not essential a degree in law, business or similar will be advantageous as well as familiarity with the provisions of the Local Government Act 1989/2020.
For a confidential discussion regarding this and any other opportunities within Local Government, please contact Tom on 0449 938 399 or email firstname.lastname@example.org