Community Resource Network (CRN) works with small non-government and community-based organisations across Blacktown and surrounding LGA’s. CRN works with services to support effective their contributions to alleviate poverty and distress in economically and socially disadvantaged communities.
CRN is seeking an Executive Officer responsible for the organisation in realising the strategic objectives and delivery outcomes. This involve working closely with a range of stakeholders including government, community and private sectors. There is a focus on design and implementation of projects that can exploit identified structural strengths and respond to weaknesses across the sector.
Candidates must have proven skills in strategic thinking and action. They should have sound organisational management and team leadership experience. Knowledge of small non-government organisations working in the sector and a high-level understanding of the challenges facing the sector. Business development experience to drive diversification of the organisation’s activities and revenue streams would be highly regarded.
Title: Chief Executive Officer
Accountable to: CRN Board of Management
Status: Permanent position (subject to renewable funding)
Award: Social and Community Services Award, Grade 8 or as negotiated.
Hours: 38 hours per week (by negotiation)
Probation period: 3 months
This position has a two phase recruitment process as follows:
Applications are to include:
Please include the names, position and telephone contact numbers of two referees. One referee must preferably be a person who has recently been acting in a supervisory capacity.
Applications Open: Wed 1 May 2019
Applications Close: Friday 31 May 2019
Proposed Interviews: 17 – 21 Jun 2019
Proposed Commencement date: Mon 1 Jul 2019
Applications are to be sent to:
Please note applications will not be accepted via the normal CRN email network to maintain confidentiality and integrity of process.
For further information, contact Ahmed Sokarno (CRN President) at 0414 444 911 or Michelle Parr (CRN Vice President) at 0402 208 552.
Position description reviewed: Feb 2019