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Senior Integrity Officer (102567)

Broadmeadows, Australia

Reference: 5729704

* $114,341pa (Band 8), plus super * Temporary Full time (2-year contract)

The Governance Department at Hume City Council is seeking an enthusiastic and experienced individual to join the team. Reporting to the Manager Governance, this newly created position of Senior Integrity Advisor will be responsible for providing specialist advice and investigation on a range of complex and sensitive matters across Council's legislative obligations, particularly in relation to integrity and conduct matters.

The role will ensure the conduct of both Council and Council administration is exemplary and all activities lawful, transparent, accountable and fair.

To be successful in this role, you will be politically astute, responsive and innovative, with the capacity to develop effective relationships with a broad range of stakeholders.

You will have extensive experience in local government and a sound understanding of the statutory and legislative requirements of the roles of Council, Councillors and the administration.

You will be committed to fair and equitable decision making, and have demonstrated skills in investigation, negotiation and resolution of complaints.

An understanding of public sector operations particularly related to such organisations as IBAC, the Local Government Inspectorate and Victorian Ombudsman is desired.

Company Profile

Hume City Council is a leader in local government and is recognised for its innovation, initiative, leadership, service, quality and support for its people.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a safe working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion and the principles of gender equality.

Our Council recognises the value of the diversity and strength of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures to the heritage of all Australians.

We have zero tolerance for child abuse and adhere to the Victorian Child Safe Standards and related legislation. Our people are required to observe child safe requirements and support the safety, participation, wellbeing and empowerment of children.

Our strong commitment to social justice and the environment provides opportunities for employees to participate in various programs.

We offer flexible work arrangements and a range of other employee benefits to support employee's work life balance.

For further information please view position description or contact Megan Kruger on 0455 556 034.

Applications Close: 07 Dec 2021