Job No: BRC231
Location: Bathurst, NSW

Salary:  $79,387 - $83,405 per annum + super + leaseback vehicle

Position Status: Permanent full time

Hours of work: 35 hour week with a RDO every third week

Closing:  Friday, 16 February 2018 at 4pm



About the Organisation

Congratulations, on taking the first step toward joining one of the Bathurst Region's largest employers! Bathurst Regional Council employs over 400 staff and provides a large range of services to our community.

Working for Council is a stimulating and rewarding career option, providing the opportunity to be part of a team contributing to shaping the success and future of our Region.

About Bathurst

Bathurst really is the best of both worlds - a beautiful country lifestyle just two and a half hours from Sydney. Bathurst is Australia’s oldest inland settlement located just over 200 kilometres west of Sydney on the Macquarie River. The region is conveniently located with effective transport links to Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra and there is no shortage of things to see and do if you want to explore or take a lazy Sunday drive.

To find out more, please click on this link Bathurst Region.

About the Role

Do you love events and want to lead the team responsible for the biggest events in Bathurst? Council is looking for an experienced Events Manager to deliver the high quality events the Bathurst Region is renowned for.

With major events that include the Winter Festival, an NRL round game, Bathurst Cycling Classic and four car races in addition to supporting corporate functions delivered by the organisation, the events team is a small but busy team.

This role will see you working closely with senior managers, business and community leaders, and Councillors in developing and delivering Council’s annual and ad hoc events.

A positive attitude and an ability to problem solve under pressure to achieve great outcomes is essential. Ability to work additional hours during events is essential and this will include weekends, evenings and public holidays.


Key responsibilities:  
  • Develop, co-ordinate and manage events for Bathurst Regional Council, within agreed timeframes and budgets.
  • Identify opportunities for new events for the Bathurst Regional Council and community.
  • Review Council’s existing signature events for opportunities to improve.
  • Manage and mentor Council’s Event’s Team in the delivery of Council’s events.
  • Regularly review and provide recommendations on Council’s Event’s strategic direction.
  • Actively engage with identified third parties, including contractors, in the delivery of Events.


To view the Position Summary click here

Contact Officer: Aaron Jones 02 6333 6257


Bathurst Regional Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

To submit your application for this position, please complete the questionnaire below. You will then be prompted to attach your resume and copies of any relevant qualifications (please note attaching a resume is mandatory). You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job.

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