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Enterprise Risk Officer

The Role
This newly created contract position will report to the Enterprise Risk and Emergency Management Officer and will support change and improvement programs to support and develop an integrated risk management approach to reduce Council’s exposures.


  • 12 month contract or part time equivalent up to 18 months
  • an attractive base salary ranging from $75,686 per annum (fulltime) with competency based increments up to $89,651 per annum, plus 10.5% super
  • 35 hour week, 9 day fortnight (fulltime)
  • training and development opportunities
  • flexible work options for a healthy work/life balance
  • generous employment conditions


  • Diploma qualifications in Risk Management, Governance, or similar relevant discipline.
  • Extensive experience in a similar role.
  • Project management experience, with the ability to determine works required, their scope, cost, and priority for implementation.
  • Skills to promote an organisational culture which engenders continuous improvement and best value in enterprise risk management.
  • Demonstrated sound knowledge of enterprise risk and business continuity management.


About Tweed Shire Council

  • Located on the picturesque far North Coast of NSW, bordering the Gold Coast.
  • The Tweed is a vibrant, diverse location offering a lifestyle near the water, in a rainforest or on a farm.  
  • Tweed Shire Council is committed to employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from people of all ages, abilities and backgrounds in both traditional and non-traditional roles.
  • Join an employer of choice. Professionals Australia (Local Government Engineers’ Association) has named Council the 2021 Employer of Choice for our great employment practices within NSW local government. 
  • Where it's located:
  • This position is based in Murwillumbah NSW, and can be directed to work from any Council work site.

Applications close Friday 3 February 2023 at 12 noon sharp (NSW time).  Late applications will not be permitted. 

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