Employment Opportunities


The Shire is seeking the service of a suitably experienced person for the position of Senior Finance Officer, based in Coorow.

The successful applicant will report to the Deputy Chief Executive Officer and will be responsible for all matters relating to rates, payroll and finance.

Applicants should have a strong financial background being essential to the position, with rates and payroll experience being highly desirable.

Situated 266 km north of Perth, the Shire of Coorow has diverse local  industries including agriculture, floriculture, lobster and wet line fishing combined with an emerging coastal tourism industry.

A package of between $68,092 and $77,221, including a cash component of between $52,352 and $61,256 is offered. The negotiable package includes Council sponsored superannuation , provision of subsidised housing and a uniform allowance.

Interested  Applicants can obtain a copy of the position description from Brenda Johnson on (08) 9953 1388 or pa@coorow.wa.gov.au. Enquiries regarding the position should be directed to the Deputy CEO Leanne Parola on (08) 9952 0100. the closing date for applications is 4 pm Friday 9 March 2018.