First listed on: 15 April 2021

Executive Manager Corporate Services


The Shire of Quairading is seeking to appoint an Executive Manager of Corporate Services to actively lead the Corporate Services Team which provides key Financial Management and IT Services to the organisation and provides a high level of customer services to the community and council’s clients. 

The Successful Applicant will be an integral Member of Council’s Executive Management Team developing and implementing Council’s Strategic Plans and Budgets. 

This Position is an ideal opportunity for progression in or towards a career in Local Government.

It is desirable that the successful Applicant has completed or is undertaking relevant tertiary qualifications in Accounting/Business.  Previous work experience in the local government industry is preferred, but Council welcomes applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons.

Quairading is conveniently located only 166 kms East from the Perth CBD in a well-established, stable agricultural district.

Quairading is well serviced with health and medical facilities including a Hospital, modern Medical Practice, a Resident Chemist and visiting allied health professionals.  Schooling is provided through the Quairading District High School. Families are further supported by the Child Care Centre and the Youth Centre. The Town and Community offers a wide range of Sporting, Cultural and Social Activities.

A 3 to 5 Year performance based contract is offered with an attractive remuneration package in the range $138,375 to $143,850.  Salary and benefits are subject to negotiation but may include: base salary, superannuation, negotiated private use of a motor vehicle, 4x2 bedroom house at a subsidised rental, professional development and uniform allowance and relocation expenses.

Applications including personal details, qualifications, work experience and the name of at least two work related referees close at 5.00 p.m. on Friday 7th May 2021.  Applicants must address the Selection Criteria and Guidelines in the Application Package.

An Application Package can be obtained by contacting Executive Officer, Anthea Strauss, on (08) 9645 2400 or email

The Shire of Quairading is an equal opportunity Employer

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