The Shire of Quairading is seeking a committed Senior Executive with proven Leadership and Management experience.

  • Great Career Opportunity
  • Able to deliver the aspirations of this progressive and passionate community
  • Ideal location in the Central Wheatbelt Region

Due to the retirement of the current CEO, Council is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified, experienced and influential replacement. You will be responsible for leading and developing the staff, administering the legal and statutory processes of Council’s operations and implementing the strategic goals and objectives of the Shire.

This role will appeal to a candidate with an inclusive and resilient leadership style. The successful candidate must have strong interpersonal skills and be able to engage with Council, Community and Stakeholders. Proven background in Financial Management, Strategic Planning and Project Management will be well regarded. Council is seeking a person with a willingness to integrate and be part of the Community.

The total reward package range is offered in accordance with SAT Band 4, being $128,226 to $200,192 per annum. The contract is up to 5 years and includes a negotiated Cash component, superannuation, private motor vehicle usage, subsidised housing and professional development allowance.

To apply, go to and quote job reference 199880. Your application should include a covering letter addressing each of the selection criteria and your current resume. For a confidential discussion please contact Emily Bulloch on 08 9323 8801 or

Canvassing of Councillors will disqualify potential candidates.

Applications close at 5pm AWST on Monday 5th July 2021

The anticipated start date for this appointment is early December 2021.

 The CEO Application Package can be downloaded here