Led by Lester Blades, the recruitment process will be comprehensive and nationwide to ensure we find the best person for the City’s current and ongoing needs.

The next CEO of the City of Perth must bring the kind of strategic leadership, relationship management and interpersonal capabilities that truly reflect the distinct leadership role that Perth has as the Capital City Authority of Western Australia. As CEO, you lead a team of professionals serving and balancing the needs of residents, commerce, retail businesses, city workers and local, national and international visitors, whilst also managing some quite outstanding public assets on behalf of all Western Australians.

Prospective applicants must demonstrate the full suite of capabilities and qualifications normally associated with a CEO position at this level, together with an impeccable and proven track record of success and achievement in a comparable role. Council is interested in receiving applications from professionals from both the public and private sectors.

The position will be offered on the basis of an employment contract of up to 5 years duration with a total remuneration package of up to $379,532. Full details on request. People interested in this position are encouraged to request a copy of the Position Description from Lester Blades on 08 9221 0744 or judith@lesterblades.com.au Initial telephone enquiries to Geoff Blades are welcome.

Confidential applications should be in MS Word format and forwarded to Lester Blades - Executive Search & Board Advisory at applications@lesterblades.com.au quoting Reference LB302360. Applications close on Monday 17 February 2020 at 5.00 pm WST.