Manager Information Services

Manager Information Services

Job Title: Manager Information Services
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Narrabri, New South Wales
Salary: AU$118000 - AU$130000 per annum + +12% Super & Leaseback Vehicle
Reference: 1689
Contact Name: Belinda Walker
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 01, 2022 17:09

Job Description

Manager Information Services
Narrabri Shire Council | Narrabri, NSW

  • Lead Information and communication services at Council
  • Identify and implement emerging technologies to shape the future direction of IT services
  • Work with an engaged and motivated team

Narrabri Shire Council is seeking a Manager Information Services to lead, develop and shape the IT and Communication services at Council.

Reporting to the Director Corporate and Community Services, the Manager Information Services will ensure the efficient and effective delivery of IT services to Council departments within the townships of Narrabri, Wee Waa and Boggabri in accordance with Council's Delivery Program, Operating Plan, Policies and Procedures.

Key Responsibilities

  • Operational management of IT and communication services at Council including servers, desktop operating systems, CICSO communication devices, geographic information systems, electronic records management, backup and recovery systems, MS office suite and anti-virus solutions.
  • Provide leadership and management of the Information Technology (IT) team ensuring the provision of high quality, efficient and cost-effective services for Council.
  • Delivery of a high quality, timely service to ensure customer and stakeholder needs for information services are met.
  • Management of projects within an environment of fluctuating workloads and changing priorities.

Experience, Qualifications and Attributes

  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role leading and delivering IT services to multiple sites.
  • Experience building a cohesive, responsive team that delivers exceptional service.
  • A forward thinking, innovative IT professional who has advanced written and verbal communication skills.
  • Tertiary qualifications in an Information Technology related field and/or extensive demonstrated experience in scoping, planning, scheduling and implementing technical solutions in a multi-discipline, medium-size

Narrabri Shire Council is an organisation that values its people, its community and provides high quality services to the local region. Council is offering a competitive remuneration package with excellent additional benefits.

How to apply

Please download the candidate information package to view the selection criteria and position information before submitting your application.

Applications close 5pm Monday 28 March 2022.