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Chief Executive Officer - Toowoomba

Advertiser: HB Group (Qld) Pty LtdMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
10 Oct 2019
Toowoomba & Darling Downs
Work Type
Full Time
CEO & General Management, CEO
Our client, TASC National Limited, is the largest regional Community Legal and Advocacy Centre in Queensland, providing legal, advocacy and social services to vulnerable and marginalised people across Toowoomba, Ipswich, Roma, the Southern Downs and South Western Queensland.  An innovative, non-profit organisation, TASC National is dedicated to the cause of Social Justice, ensuring client access to services, human and legal rights through a combination of systemic and individual advocacy, law reform initiatives, legal assistance and the provision of resources.

Consisting of three divisions – legal, advocacy and corporate services – TASC National receives government funding from the Commonwealth and State Governments, with additional funds raised through grants, donations, membership fees and fundraising activities.

The Opportunity

TASC National wishes to appoint a new Chief Executive Officer for their Toowoomba Centre to drive and oversee the day-to-day operations of this multidisciplinary organisation.  Reporting to the Board of Directors, the CEO will ensure that services are delivered in accordance with service agreements, legislative and accreditation requirements, and the company’s strategic direction, policies and procedures.

Key accountabilities will include:
  • Providing leadership to employees and volunteers
  • Developing and implementing strategic plans in collaboration with the Board
  • Implementation of performance monitoring and evaluation; quality assurance, and continuous improvement processes
  • Effective human resource management
  • Community engagement
  • Establishing and maintaining a diversity of funding sources
  • Financial and Information Management
The Applicant
To be successful in this role, candidates should have demonstrated experience (a minimum of five years) in a leadership position.  A familiarity with non-profit, human services, or community-based organisations would also be highly regarded.  Applicants should possess a strong business acumen; experience in leading and delivering a diverse portfolio of programs; a track record of successful financial and resource management; and experience in working with a Board of Directors.  Individuals should be highly motivated and driven, with a passion for achieving and delivering positive outcomes.

A relevant tertiary qualification in business, law, community development, social work or a related field would be highly desirable.

Please contact the HB Group, Toowoomba (Tel: (07) 46394410) or email for a detailed Position Description which includes the Key Selection Criteria to be addressed in your application.  Applications for this role will close cob Wednesday 23 October 2019.

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