Finance Department

Chief Financial Officer, Ms Lisa Whitton

Responsible for Finance, Information Services, Cairns Shared Services and Procurement. Specific functions include:

  • Oversight of short term financial performance and long term financial planning
  • Provision of efficient technology solutions and information management
  • Delivery of streamlined administrative solutions to the public and wider Council business
  • Oversight of procurement activities across Council
Mr Andrew Carline is Council's Information Services Manager 
Information Services branch

Manager, Mr Andrew Carline

Responsible for:

  • Technology management
  • Information management
  • Project management
Finance branch

Manager (Acting), Mr Jason Ritchie

Responsible for:

  • Management, financial and asset accounting functions
  • Delivering long and short term financial forecasts, taxation and treasury services
  • Providing fiscal assistance to all internal departments
  • Budget preparation and monitoring
  • Statutory and monthly financial reporting
Cairns Shared Services branch

Manager, Ms Mandy Wise

Responsible for:

  • Centralised delivery of high volume administrative tasks to internal and external customers, including payroll, accounts payable, revenue, business support, depot administration support, customer service and TicketLiNK.
Last updated: 18 January 2017