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Chief Executive Officer

Location: QLD
Work Type: Full Time permanent/Term Contract
  • Direct a key change program
  • Strategic and operational focus
  • Attractive financial package - NFP packaging

Located approximately 130km inland from Townsville, iconic Charters Towers in northern Queensland is home to over 8000 people and rich in history. From the gold boom of the 19th century to acting as the regional centre for mining operations today, the region also offers an agreeable climate allowing exploration of its many natural assets and access to industry, commerce and quality educational facilities.

Prospect Community Services is a not-for-profit organisation, with its main objective being to meet the needs of its clients and stakeholders in providing services such as NDIS, Emergency Relief, Housing, Youth and Community Services and Disability and Mental Health Services.

As Chief Executive Officer, you will responsible for providing whole-of-business leadership and strategic direction with the emphasis on service delivery excellence, seamless change management, maximising operational efficiencies, stakeholder engagement and informed internal/external communications.

Tertiary qualified in Public Sector/ Government/Finance or a relevant discipline, you will already have an impressive track record of delivering broad ranging organisational development initiatives over your career.

Ideally you will bring experience within an NFP or health and welfare environment, however your demonstrated leadership skills within a high performing organisation are more important.

Astute financial management skills are essential and an understanding of government funding processes and associated legislation will be highly regarded.

On a personal level, you will have the credibility to quickly build confidence at all levels and the ‘can-do’ and positive approach that make you a natural and inspirational leader.

This is a rare opportunity to play a genuine role in improving the lives of those in need in a small community while also exercising your senior management and top line strategic skills.

To apply and to download a comprehensive information pack containing a Position Description and Selection Criteria, visit and enter 135843 in the job search function.

For a confidential discussion or enquiries please contact Julie Ford on 07 3211 9700

Applications close Monday 15th January 2018

135843 Posted On:22/01/2018