Chief Executive Officer

Litchfield Council is seeking a proven and inspiring leader with extensive executive local government experience to continue our transformation program and deliver on our strategic objectives.

As the productive heart of the Top End, Litchfield municipality is located on the outskirts of Darwin, covering over 3000 sq kms. Our residents enjoy peri-urban and unique rural lifestyles, set in tropical bushland with a vibrant economic base built on horticulture, agriculture, mixed industry and a growing tourism industry.

Our Chief Executive Officer will be a collaborative leader, enjoy working closely with community, have exceptional strategic thinking talent, effective political acumen and will be a results driven innovator. In leading the Council of the fastest growing municipality in the Northern Territory, our Chief Executive Officer will also have high level financial insight, excellent policy experience and be an exceptional communicator.

This is an outstanding opportunity for an inspiring and ambitious leader to play an integral role in the long-term future of a growing region and a community focused Council.

To download a comprehensive information pack and apply, visit and search under ref# 138477.

For a confidential discussion, call Julie Barr on (07) 3211 9700.

Aplications close Monday, 6 May 2019.

Chief Executive Officer
Closing Date: 
Monday, May 6, 2019