About the Role
The Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO) now has a rewarding opportunity for an Executive Director – Corporate Services to join the Corporate Services Unit based in Collingwood, Melbourne. This position is offered on a full-time, 3-year contract basis with the possibility for renewal.
The Corporate Services Unit encompasses the Finance, Operations/Administration, Quality and Risk, Communications, ICT, Shared Business Services and Executive support departments.
Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer (COO), your focus in this role is to drive innovation in corporate services, lead key redevelopment and change projects and deliver quality services across the range of functions support and assist internal and external clients and business partners, including VACCHO member services.
Some of your more specific duties may include (but will not be limited to):
- Directing the overall responsibility and monitoring of Corporate Services;
- Providing high-level strategic advice to the COO, CEO and Board in relation to corporate services;
- Overseeing the development and implementation of various strategies;
- Ensuring compliance with all Government, Corporate and Statutory responsibilities, including managing financial and management accounting;
- Developing accounting policies and procedures, and monitoring all internal and external reporting requirements; and
- Assisting managers on all matters of finance for their respective units including budgeting and project management.
About the Benefits
This is an exciting opportunity to take on a newly created, Executive leadership role within a well-respected centre of expertise, policy advice, training and innovation in Aboriginal health. With an organisational commitment to creating greater efficiencies, integration and responsiveness across core activities, this is the perfect time to join VACCHO and help shape the future of Aboriginal health in Victoria.
The remuneration package for this position is set between $140,000-$150,000 + super, commensurate with the skills and experience that you are bringing to the role.
You will also have access to a range of additional benefits including salary packaging (up to $15,999), additional annual leave and great work-life balance.
Located on Sackville Street in Collingwood, the VACCHO office is a close walk to Victoria Park station and tram stops as well as the cafes and great coffee spots on Smith Street and Brunswick Street.
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
About the Organisation
The Victorian Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (VACCHO) is the peak body for the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal people living in Victoria and is a centre of expertise, policy advice, training, innovation and leadership.
VACCHO is entering a new exciting chapter of its existence, experiencing growth and change in a significant time of self-determination and Community Control. VACCHO advocates for strength-based approaches to improving the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal people.
As a result of this change, the organisation has created four new Executive Director roles to lead and drive a stronger presence helping the community, and leading the state in improving Aboriginal Health.
This is an exciting opportunity for dynamic and energetic leaders to nurture and lead VACCHO and their teams across four units of educational services; research and policy; member and workforce support; and corporate services and to make a difference and create positive change in Victorian Aboriginal communities.
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Please quote in application: Executive Director for Corporate Services via Pro Bono Australia.