Chief Executive Officer
- Shape a future free from poverty and inequality
- Be the leading voice within the social services sector
- Key leadership role during time of rapid sector evolution
Occupying a key leadership role in the NSW social services sector, the Chief Executive Officer will lead the next chapter of the organisation’s critical work that seeks to help alleviate inequality. Reporting to the Board, the Chief Executive will be a central voice and key representative across the health and community services sector to drive positive social impact.
Representing policy priorities to government and continuing to provide leadership and support to the sector, the Chief Executive will have a demonstrated capability to exercise strategic influence on the issues and concerns of importance. An analytical thinker, pragmatic and influential, s/he will have a demonstrated history of strategically and actively creating partnerships, advocacy and the ability to synthesise policy.
The successful candidate will be a contemporary executive with a track record of successful leadership and relationship management. With excellent knowledge of sector issues and strong networks, you will be astute in navigating stakeholders. Equipped with energy to positively impact the community, you will have superior negotiation skills, highly developed advocacy capability and exceptional communication. This is a prime opportunity for a dynamic individual to contribute significant leadership a vibrant future.
The NSW Council of Social Service (NCOSS) works with and for people experiencing poverty and disadvantage in NSW to make positive change in our communities. As the peak body for health and community services in NSW for over 80 years NCOSS support the sector to deliver crucial services that make a difference.
Working directly with communities to identify the challenges they face and solutions that will allow them to overcome these challenges. Through collaboration with communities, services and across government, the private sector and other civil society organisations NCOSS work to see these solutions become a reality.
For more information about the organisation visit: www.ncoss.org.au
To apply – please click on ‘Apply Now’ using reference NCOceo0618, addressing your cover letter and resume to Kate Wheeler, of Fisher Leadership, or call +61 1300 347 437 for further information.