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Chief Executive Officer

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Job Listing Date
2 Sept 2019
Sydney, CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
CEO & General Management, CEO

Freshcare is a horticultural industry owned, not-for-profit, on-farm assurance program to service the needs of the Australian industry.  The Freshcare programs are delivered with passion, enthusiasm, commitment and above all with a focus on positive industry outcomes. 

The Board are now seeking a talented Executive to oversee the ongoing growth and sustainability of the organisation.

A key requirement of the role is be responsible for providing strategic, financial and operational leadership for the company and will closely coordinate and work with the Board of Directors and senior leadership team to deliver the strategic goals and priorities as set by the Board for the success of Freshcare in delivering programs and outcomes for its stakeholders.  

Your strong stakeholder relationships and ability to identify long term strategic opportunities will see you furthering Freshcare’s program and service offering into the future.

To be successful in this role you will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant business-related discipline
  • 5 years+ Executive leadership experience
  • Previous experience working with an NFP Board
  • Strong leadership skills with prior change management experience
  • Understanding of standards, compliance and regulations
  • Exceptional stakeholder management skills.
  • Ability to coach and develop a high performing team.
  • An understanding of the Australian horticulture, viticulture and agricultural industries is desirable.

This is an excellent opportunity to build on an already successful organisation as they face the future sector challenges.

To apply for this position please attach a cover letter and a resume outlining your skills and experience by 25 October, 2019.  For a confidential conversation regarding the role please email to arrange an appointment.

We thank all applicants for your interest in our organisation and this role however please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.


The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a chief executive officer?
  • Do you have experience working in the not-for-profit sector?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?

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