General Manager Corporate Services

·         Attractive remuneration package

·         Key Executive leadership role

·         Lead an exciting change agenda

Latrobe City is Victoria’s eastern regional city and one of the most economically diverse municipalities in Victoria. A 90-minute drive east of Melbourne, it is Gippsland’s primary service centre and employment hub to the region. Latrobe City Council is an innovative and progressive organisation that provides more than 100 distinct services to our community. At Latrobe City Council we are undergoing a significant transformation to achieve our vision for a dynamic and customer-centric organisation.

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the role of General Manager Corporate Services we seek plays a central role in leading and driving the strategic direction of the organisation to achieve the Council Plan and the organisation’s vision and strategic goals.

This is an Executive leadership opportunity that is responsible for the Finance, Governance, Performance & Innovation, Information Services and People & Culture departments.

The successful candidate will ensure an integrated approach to the delivery of services that enables a better experience for our customers. A natural change leader, you will lead continuous improvement initiatives across the organisation and will play a pivotal role in our information technology reform. Politically astute, you will apply your strong stakeholder engagement, business acumen and influencing skills to ensure good governance and the delivery of optimal outcomes for the community.   

If you have extensive experience in a similar role, a tertiary or post graduate qualification in business, finance or legal discipline and the ability to implement strategy and lead large scale change, we would like to hear from you.

In return we offer a rewarding and dynamic work environment, an attractive remuneration package and the opportunity to make your mark in this key Executive leadership role.

Position Description with Key Selection Criteria is available at

For a confidential discussion please contact Kate Villani, Recruit Solutions, 03 5174 3366.

Applicants must address Key Selection Criteria and submit applications electronically via or email to

Applications close midnight Sunday 23rd April 2017.


Successful applicants must be willing to obtain a satisfactory National Police Check.


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