Director of Financial Services


Positions Type

Permanent, Full Time – 38 hour working week


Katherine, NT

Salary Range

Between $120,000 – $150,000 Plus 9.5% Super

Annual Leave

6 Weeks Annual Leave With 17.5% Leave Loading


10 days personal leave

Remote Area Allowance

A Relocation Allowance of Up To $5000 to help you move!

About the Opportunity

Reporting directly to the CEO, this position is responsible for the planning, implementing, managing and controlling of financial activities ensuring Council maximises revenue opportunities from available funding, contract provisions are understood and adhered to, and the financial acquittal is timely achieved by the Council.

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Formal qualification to degree level in Financial Management
  • Membership of CPA Australia or the Institute of Chartered Accountants
  • Extensive knowledge and understanding of public sector accounting and financial practices, frameworks, principles, concepts and methodologies.
  • High level of communication skills, with excellent relationship management and proven skills in the leadership of multi-disciplinary teams.


Applications to


Applications close Wednesday, 11 March 2020


your resume, cover letter and a statement addressing the selection criteria.

For further information about this opportunity with Council Contact: 


29 Crawford Street,
Katherine East NT 0850

Postal Address

PO Box 19, Katherine NT 0851