Mar 09, 2018

Executive Coordinator Regulation and Investment

$157,656 - $175,134 yearly
  • City of Gold Coast
  • Gold Coast QLD, Australia
Full time Accounting Business Finance Government Regulation & Compliance

Job Advertisement

If you are passionate, enjoy a challenge and want to work for one of the fastest developing cities in Australia, if excellent working conditions and exciting project work is something you find attractive, we have an opportunity for you.

We are working hard to build a vibrant city, maintain our enviable Gold Coast lifestyle and ensure our city will be thriving, sustainable and attractive into the future. The lifestyle opportunities, weather, career development and growth are some reasons why working for the Council of the City of Gold Coast may be the best decision you've made.

We're making our mark on South-East Queensland... come and make your mark with us.

About the Position

The Executive Coordinator Regulation and Investment is responsible for leading a team of diverse finance and business management professionals that manage and monitor the financial prudency and business efficiency of investments.

The position is primarily accountable for ensuring our water, sewerage and waste services are priced to reflect regulatory and legislative requirements. 

Key Deliverables of the position:

  • Manage the economic modelling process and pricing strategy, including relevant procedures and processes.
  • Develop regulatory and legislative compliant pricing strategies for the provision of water, sewerage and solid waste related services to customers.
  • Manage the collection of relevant data or information pertinent to the directorate’s internal and external reporting requirements.
  • Undertake financial, economic and regulatory analysis to identify business risk and provide viable solutions to mitigate potential future impacts on the business.
  • Influence change in the regulatory environment by ensuring the City’s position on regulatory strategy and reporting are represented and incorporated in major policy and regulatory decisions.
  • Manage the implementation and continuous improvement in processes and systems relevant to the team. 

About You

  • To be successful you will need to be able to demonstrate a passion for ensuring financial sustainability of integrated water and waste services.
  • You are a leader that champions change, and develops and mentors people to achieve their personal and organisational goals.
  • As a “can do’ person you are able to bring new ideas, and innovative approaches to organisational challenges.

How We Do Things

  • We aim high – we are passionate about delivering the best for our city 
  • We add value – we are innovative and make the most of every opportunity 
  • We work as a team – our people are great individually, but unstoppable together 
  • We take responsibility – we are committed to working safely, being trustworthy and owning our actions

Job ID:



City of Gold Coast

Job Overview

Location - Nerang, Gold Coast

Employment Status - Fixed-term, Full time - ending 29 April 2022 
Interviews for this position will be conducted after 16 April 2018

Competitive Executive Remuneration plus up to 12% Superannuation.

Please note that this is an Executive Contract Position and the hours of work are reflective to meet Executive duties/obligations. 

The successful applicant will be required to undergo pre-employment screening checks, including Australian National Police History Checks

Contact Person - Specific information on the position can be obtained by contacting Karen O'Brien on (07) 5582 8422.

How to Apply - To apply for this position please visit our website at

You will need to have an eRecruit account in order to apply for this position. If you do not already have one, please select "Create a New Account" within eRecruit and create a profile. For more details, please refer to the attached Job Success Profile. If you require further information after reading the Job Success Profile, please call the listed Contact Person. Please note applications for this position will close at 10.30pm on 28 March 2018.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons are encouraged to apply.

As part of our selection process, you will be required to undertake drug and alcohol testing in accordance with Australian Standards and Council's procedures.

Degree targeted

Bachelor Degree in Business or the equivalent knowledge

Accounting Registration with CA/CPA or equivalent

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