We are currently seeking a motivated finance professional to join our Corporate and Community Services team in the newly created role of Senior Finance Officer. The successful person will have experience and knowledge in the following functions:-

  • Assist the Manager in the sound financial management of the Local Government.

  • Manage the financial systems and processes for the accounting of all revenue sources including Rates, Grant Acquittals, Sundry Debtors, Infringements, Cashiering and banking  

  • Maintain accurate accounting records and produce reports in conformity with statutory and policy requirements

  • To assist the Manager with the management of three Staff.

  • To liaise with other employees on matters associated with financial control and budget management.

  • To act in the position of Manager of Corporate and Community in the absence of the Manager

Your diligence and enthusiasm will be rewarded with a salary circa $85,000-$93,000 per annum, dependent on experience and qualifications. Council has a generous superannuation scheme and provides an excellent work/life balance environment.

For a confidential discussion or further information please contact the Manager of Corporate & Community services Michael Costarella on (08) 9286 8607. 

The position description including the selection criteria can be downloaded here

To apply (via email) submit a covering letter, resume, addressing the selection criteria to 

OR send correspondence marked “Private & Confidential - Senior Finance Officer” to the CEO Shire of Peppermint Grove P O Box 221 Cottesloe WA by COB on Tuesday 8 October 2019.