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John  Gilroy

Name: John Gilroy

Address:22 Tozer St, West Kempsey NSW 2440 Australia

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Kempsey Shire Council

Leadership of human resource management teams in both private and public sectors, principally in local government, retail & merchant banking, higher education and transportation.

Specialties: Organisation Change & Development
Generalist Human Resource Management
Remuneration & Salary Classification Frameworks
Employee Relations
Enterprise Bargaining
Quality Management
Leadership Development


-Kempsey Shire Council-
Manager, Organisation Development and Performance
Jan 2018 – Present

-Western Downs Civil-
Human Resources Manager
Oct 2017 – Present

-University of Southern Queensland-
Academic Staff Member
Aug 2016 – Nov 2017
Teaching organisation behaviour; Marking various management subjects; and Curriculum Development - Strategic Human Resource Management and Innovation MGT8034 (Post-Grad)

-Freelance HR-
Jul 2016 – Oct 2017
Freelance HRM consultancy services

-Local Government Association Queensland-
Senior Advisor
Dec 2016 – Jul 2017
While immersed in PhD studies, I was engaged by the LGAQ on a part-time basis to write an industry research paper into the affects of technological developments on the Queensland local government workforce. This culminated in the establishment of a Future of Work advisory group to guide the development of workforce strategies.

-Western Downs Regional Council-
Chief Human Resources Officer
Dec 2012 – Jun 2016
As a member of the Executive Management Team, I influenced change that lead to increased productivity, financial sustainability, and employee engagement. Operationally, I lead teams that provided human resources; employee relations; organisation development; work health & safety; and payroll services.

-Manly Council-
Organisation Development Manager
May 2010 – Nov 2012
I was a member of the Executive, and led Human Resource Management, Payroll, OH&S, Organisation Development, and lead organisation change initiatives.

-Muswellbrook Shire Council-
Assistant Director Corporate and Community Services
Sep 2007 – May 2010
Managed Human Resource Management, Information Technology, Governance, & Customer Service

-Caloundra City Council-
Employee Relations Manager
Sep 2003 – Jul 2007
Managed Human Resource Management, OH&S and Payroll

Kempsey Shire Council

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Kempsey Shire Council is located on the beautiful Mid North Coast of NSW, around 450 kilometres between Sydney and Brisbane, and is part of the Macleay Valley Coast. The Shire population is over 29,000 and growing with the town of Kempsey as the area's major service centre.

The region is a popular tourist destination, characterised by genuine hospitality, pristine beaches, sub-tropical rainforest, sprawling hinterland farms and country villages. The Macleay Valley is home to the iconic Akubra Hats, Nestlé, Eversons Food Processing and the Slim Dusty Centre.

With around 280 employees, Kempsey Shire Council is one of the largest public sector employers in the area, and prides itself on recruiting exceptional people, who are motivated and passionate about their chosen career.

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