Blackadder Associates has a record of assisting Councils in organisational reviews, with a view to improving quality whilst driving down costs. Using a variety of innovative tools we can help your organisation reach its full potential.
In March 2014 Blackadder Associates was engaged by Narrandera Shire Council to undertake a review of its Organisation Structure. With the retirement of the incumbent General Manager and the appointment of a new General Manager the Council sought to obtain a comprehensive evaluation to assist the incoming General Manager in shaping the future of the organisation.During the review we:
We presented the final report with its numerous findings and 93 recommendations. The Council adopted all recommendations and in accordance with one appointed a Task Group of the Mayor, Deputy Mayor and General Manager to oversee the implementation of the recommendations.
In April 2013 Blackadder Associates was engaged by Bland Shire Council to undertake a review of the Organisation Structure. The revised structure, including current staffing levels and service to internal customers, had to meet the objectives of Council’s current Community Strategic Plan and Workforce Assessment Plan.During the review we:
Our review resulted in significant operating savings which enabled Council to become more financially sustainable.
In 2013 Blackadder Associates undertook a review of the Shoalhaven City Council’s organisation structure with an emphasis on savings and efficiencies, and improvements to customer service. During this review we:
As a result of this review we were able to provide Council with a transformation program with a target of delivering net savings of $6.5 million per annum. Council is now well on the way to implementing this program and realising the savings.
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