About the Role
Having somewhere to call home is a challenging proposition for some of our community. Our client provides a way forward for our communities’ most in need to secure housing through partnerships with government, other housing providers, and support services. We are seeking a proven leader from the community housing sector to lead the organisation as Chief Executive Officer reporting to an exceptional Board of passionate and high quality Directors.
Inspiring and leading a highly capable and committed team, the Chief Executive Officer will need to be deeply connected to the organisation’s purpose ensuring deep partnerships thrive. This is against the backdrop of achieving financial sustainability to ensure services are delivered to a high standard and broadened to the benefit of the community. The Chief Executive will:
Drive vision, strategy, performance objectives, and operational plans
Oversee strong fiscal management, compliance and governance
Lead the development, provision, and integrity of high quality, client focussed social and affordable housing services
Deeply engage with the Board, staff, members, and community stakeholders
Build and maintain a collaborative and respectful internal culture conducive to achieving the organisation’s strategic objectives
Build highly productive alliances with government, funding bodies, and other community and private sector organisations
Ensure highly effective corporate and operational functions are well resourced and supported by systems and processes that enable the organisation to thrive
To be successful, you must have some experience and knowledge of the community housing sector – how it is funded and how it operates. You will be deeply socially oriented with exceptional commercial capability to ensure that the organisation can deliver on its promise to the community and stakeholders. You will have strong strategic capability and an ability to turn strategy into meaningful action. Your stakeholder engagement and leadership style will be engaging, passionate, and cause committed.
We are keen to hear from both experienced Chief Executives and also Senior Leaders from relevant organisations ready to take the next step in their career. Relocation to Brisbane is on offer for an excellent candidate coming from interstate or returning to Australia from overseas.
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Phone : 07 3305 5819
To be considered, please submit your resume and cover letter (Word format) by selecting the ‘apply now’ function. Confidential enquiries can be made to Natasha Olsson-Seeto or Hayley Campbell on 07 3305 5819.
Please quote in application: Chief Executive Officer via Pro Bono Australia.