About the Role
• Use your strategic, financial & operational skills to drive effectiveness
• Work collaboratively & globally to reduce vision loss in Australia
• Bring your business acumen to this world-leading organisation
Macular disease is the leading cause of vision loss and blindness in Australia. The Macular Disease Foundation Australia (MDFA) is an independent, national, for purpose organisation whose mission is to reduce the incidence and impact of macular disease in Australia. The Foundation is recognised as a world leader in raising awareness of macular degeneration. MDFA has four key pillars of work: public awareness of macular disease, services, support and advocacy for the macular disease community and an innovative medical and social impact research grants program.
Macular Disease Foundation Australia (MDFA) is at an exciting time in its evolution; with a skilled board, recently appointed CEO, expert staff and volunteers and a new strategic plan and direction. The organisation is highly respected and has a proven track record for excellence. It is well positioned to grow and expand its reach under the guidance of an experienced and commercially astute leader.
The organisation is looking to appoint an experienced Corporate Services Manager who will be responsible for ensuring operational excellence across finance, HR, risk management, quality, compliance, IT/business systems and strategic projects to support the organisation’s overarching strategy.
You will be methodical in ensuring efficient and effective internal management processes and practices so that MDFA business units can work with agility and optimise technology. As Company Secretary you will work with the CEO to support the Board and Audit and Risk Committee and will also be responsible for management of strategic partnership agreements.
Whilst a background in the not-for-profit sector could be an advantage, it is not essential, but you will need to demonstrate / articulate your interest in this sector.
This role is fulltime and located in Sydney.
About the Organisation
Macular Disease Foundation Australia’s mission is to reduce the incidence and impact of macular disease in Australia. Macular disease is the leading cause of blindness and severe vision loss in Australia.
The Foundation’s objectives are to provide education with accurate and ongoing information, increase awareness of macular disease, support and pursue research, provide support services and advocate for the best interests of the macular disease community.
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To apply, please submit your CV and a covering letter outlining why you are interested in working with MDFA and how your skills and experience align to this opportunity. A copy of the position description can be found here. For more information, please call Lindy Kingsford on 0468 625 252 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications close at 5 pm on Monday 4 June 2018.
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