Non-Executive Director and Chair
- Exciting opportunity to lead a values-based, world-class research organisation
- Provide strategic leadership and vision
- Drive commercial success and organisational growth
ANU Enterprise and the Social Research Centre seek an independent Non-Executive Director and Chair for the Board of the Social Research Centre (SRC).
The incoming Chair will provide leadership and strategic vision for the organisation, working closely with the Chief Executive Officer.
With demonstrated experience as a Non-Executive Director, board or committee leadership, you will bring a sound knowledge of corporate governance principles and structures, with a contemporary outlook and the ability to remain at the forefront of best practice. A track record of leadership through change and outstanding business acumen will be essential, with a strategic mindset and the ability to drive efficiencies and seize commercial opportunities.
Established as a private company in 2000 and acquired in 2014 as a fully-owned subsidiary of ANU Enterprise Pty Ltd on behalf of the Australian National University, the Social Research Centre (SRC) provides the Australian social research community with access to world-class research and evaluation services, including research design, survey management, statistical consulting, qualitative research, data science applications, evaluation, analysis and reporting.
Headquartered in Melbourne and with over 100 researchers, statisticians, analysts, data scientists and administrative staff working in dedicated qualitative research and program evaluation units, the SRC is a research industry leader in innovative research methods and quality, producing research to inform decision-making for public good. The organisation has a strong technology focus and is proud of its track record adapting to technology and market developments, continually evolving new products and services to maintain growth and its leadership position. The SRC’s clients are predominantly in the public sector, including in health and wellbeing; education and training; labour market and employment; vulnerable communities and service provision.
For further information about SRC, please visit: srcentre.com.au.
To apply: Please click on ‘Apply now’ using reference ANUsrc0823, addressing your cover letter and resume to Andrew Norton, or call 1300 347 437 for further information.
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