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Posted: Aug 29, 2019

Position Vacant | Audit Panel Chairperson

Do you want to make a difference with a Council that does things differently?

Our philosophy is to keep rates, fees and charges the lowest in regional Australia, support business investment and challenge the status quo of the local government sector.

Council has a vacancy for an independent Chairperson to lead the Audit Panel.  The role will be contracted for a two year period, starting in the January-March 2020 quarter. 

The successful candidate must be able to display considerable leadership experience, preferably in a financial, commercial, risk or governance related field, at either a management or board level. 

The Audit Panel Charter is available to download here. Please send applications to or PO Box 21, Scottsdale TAS 7260 by no later than 30 September 2019.

Enquiries can be directed to John Marik on (03) 6352 6500.