Chief Executive - Fisher Leadership
Permanent
Melbourne
Close Date: 25/10/2021
REF: RCBceo1021
Applications for this listing are closed

Chief Executive

Permanent
Melbourne
Close Date: 25/10/2021
REF: RCBceo1021
  • Provide inspirational leadership
  • Drive critical service delivery
  • Champion business transformation

 

The Position

Australian Red Cross Lifeblood (Lifeblood) seeks to appoint a strategic and collaborative senior executive to the position of Chief Executive (CE) to ensure ongoing transformation and sustainable growth for the organisation.

Reporting to the Lifeblood Board and operating in accordance with the Red Cross Society Fundamental Principles, the CE will lead and manage the organisation to deliver on strategic and business plans.  Future challenges will include an increasing demand for plasma along with the requirement to adapt to an ever-changing environment to meet the expectations of stakeholders and the needs of the community. Further, leading digital transformation across the uses of automation and data science whilst increasing consumer engagement and continual services improvement will also be key areas.

The successful candidate will be an exceptional CEO or senior executive, with proven experience in driving operational excellence across a multi-disciplinary geographically diverse organisation. With demonstrated experience in significantly influencing sustainable growth and service quality in a large, complex-structured organisation, the appointee will balance commerciality with integrity and stakeholder sensitivity.  Key capabilities for success will include a strong strategic mindset, exceptional communication and influencing skills, and a commitment to research and clinical excellence.  The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong alignment to the values and purpose of Lifeblood and will strive to maintain a focus on people and innovation.

The Organisation

At Australian Red Cross Lifeblood (Lifeblood), we’re here for all Australians. And although our life-giving role started over 90 years ago with blood, today we support more people in more ways than ever before.

We also help to facilitate the donation of tissue, organs, breast milk, and other life-giving biological products. Plus, we deliver world-class research and provide expertise in diagnostic, transplantation and other clinical services.

Everyone at Lifeblood is united through the power of humanity to build a healthier nation.

For more information on Lifeblood visit: www.lifeblood.com

To apply – Submit your cover letter and resume to Liz Jones or Sandra Kerr quoting Fisher Leadership Reference RCBceo1021 or call 1300 347 437 for further information.

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