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Executive Director, SES Band 2


Job specifications

Asn Executive Director you will support the CEO with the leadership and direction setting of the Agency. Demonstrating operational leadership, you will drive performance across the Agency and ensure alignment of activities with the strategic direction and priorities of the Agency. Successful candidates will have demonstrated their ability and commitment to shape the culture and capability of an organization. 

This important role includes the provision of high level policy advice to the CEO and for Minister for Health; planning, development and oversight of the implementation of significant government initiatives; strategic vision; and change experience; and the establishment of strong working relationships with key stakeholders, including state and territory governments and major non-government organisations. You will also be expected to represent the Agency in a wide range of public forums.

Please download the job specification. (PDF 241 Kb)

How to apply

  1. Prepare a short pitch, 700 words maximum, highlighting your skills, knowledge, experience and claims in the context of the position description and criteria listed at pages 2 and 3; and
  2. Provide a Curriculum Vitae setting out relevant personal particulars, employment history, qualifications and experience.

In order to submit an application, please visit the below link, and complete an application process through the Department of Health’s e-recruit system.

Closing date for applications is 11.30pm (AEST) 1 December 2019