Employer: Chifley Research Centre (CRC)
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Executive leadership and management
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney, Melbourne, Canberra, Brisbane
Job posted on: 7 August, 2017.
Applications close: 4 September, 2017.
The Chifley Research Centre is a leading progressive think-tank in Australia.
Established in 1996, the CRC is an independent research centre, with a close relationship to the Australian Labor Party, the union movement and the broader progressive community. The CRC is seeking a passionate and dynamic leader to help steer the Centre towards further growth, and to build on a number of years of successful public engagement.
The Executive Director will be responsible for implementing plans to:
Executive Director will have responsibility for managing the staffing of the CRC as well as regularly reporting to the Board of Directors on budgetary and program work.
The CRC maintains a number of cooperative relationships within the broader think-tank community in Australia and internationally. The Executive Director is responsible for maintaining and deepening these relationships.
A high-calibre candidates will have extensive experience in the not-for-profit, public policy and government spheres is preferred. They will demonstrate strong people leadership skills and be able to inspire others in the progressive community. A demonstrated track record in leading change, growing income, and high level strategic planning and reporting skills are important. Proven communication skills are sought, including the ability to act as a spokesperson and assist in digital communications with supporters.
The role will be considered for placement in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane or Canberra with a competitive remuneration package.
How to apply for this job
To obtain the detailed job description or apply, please email Chifley.firstname.lastname@example.org , using the subject line: Executive Director – CRC.
If further information is required after reviewing documentation, please contact Linda White –
Chair – Chifley Research Centre – 03 93421400
Applications are required by midnight 4th September 2017.