The City of Salisbury is widely regarded as a leading local government entity encompassing an area of 158km2, with 144,000 people and a growing economy. A focused organisation, Salisbury provides a wide offering of services to a culturally diverse community whilst delivering commercially oriented functions and actively growing the economic capacity of the City.
The vision for Salisbury is to be a progressive, sustainable and connected community achieved through employee behaviours and values built on being respectful, accountable, collaborative and helpful.
The organisation seeks to appoint a General Manager to advocate for and lead the City’s development and strategic agenda. Reporting directly to the CEO as part of the five person Executive Management Team, this key role has responsibility for shaping the City’s future by leading the integrated delivery of Urban and Economic Development, Strategic Property Development, Development Services and Environmental Health and Regulatory Services.
The successful candidate will be appropriately qualified and experienced and demonstrate the adaptive capacity to identify opportunities and deliver strategic and integrated development solutions by connecting private, public and community entities towards the achievement of economic environmental and socially sustainable outcomes. Professionalism, political and commercial acumen, strong influencing and decision making capacity and high level relationship management skills are all essential requirements.
This is one of the most influential city development roles in the State given Salisbury’s pivotal role in influencing the South Australian Growth Agenda. Make an enquiry to explore your suitability to make a significant mark on the northern Adelaide landscape.
Applications should be addressed to Andrew Reed. Please click on the Apply Today button to submit your application.
For a confidential discussion, please call (08) 8100 8849 from Tuesday, 15 June 2021.Please note: Your application will be automatically acknowledged by return email.