Permanent
Melbourne
Close Date: 17/08/2018
REF: PTVdgl0718
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Director, Governance and Legal

Permanent
Melbourne
Close Date: 17/08/2018
REF: PTVdgl0718
  • Lead the key portfolio of governance, legal & risk
  • Join an outstanding leadership team
  • Provide essential advice as Board Secretary and Director

The Position

PTV seeks to appoint a contemporary and solutions focused Director to lead the Governance and Legal Division supporting the organisation in achieving its business, legal and statutory objectives.

As a key leader in the organisation, the Director will offer clear and pragmatic legal advice whilst leading and implementing strategies to strengthen the overall governance, compliance, risk and probity practices of the organisation. The role also encompasses Board Secretary responsibilities. The role operates in the context of an organisation undergoing transformation as it improves its business systems and processes, culture, governance and organisational capability.

To deliver on this challenge you will be a strategic and critical thinker with significant experience in a large complex organisation. You will have the capacity to assess complex legal matters and exercise sound judgement. You will be a trusted, authoritative adviser who is dynamic and decisive and is visible as a leader. Excellent stakeholder management skills are required, as is the ability to negotiate, persuade and influence, based on trust. You will also be a proven people leader that has a track record of team development.  Legal qualifications are mandatory with further professional development considered to be highly desirable. Exposure to the public sector governance is beneficial.

The Organisation

Public Transport Victoria (PTV) is a statutory authority that manages Victoria’s train, tram and bus services making by facilitating network improvements, auditing public transport assets and promoting public transport as an alternative to the car.

PTV’s organisational values are passengers first, collaboration, passion, delivery excellence and integrity.

For more information on the organisation visit: ptv.vic.gov.au

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To apply – please click on ‘Apply now’ using reference PTVdgl0718, addressing your cover letter and resume to David Baber, of Fisher Leadership, or call +61 1300 347 437 for further information.

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