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GENERAL MANAGER SOCIAL ENTERPRISE

Advertiser: Lester Blades – Executive Search & Board AdvisoryMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
12 Oct 2020
Location
Perth
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
CEO & General Management, General/Business Unit Manager

GENERAL MANAGER SOCIAL ENTERPRISE

Ability Centre is a not-for-profit disability service provider that has been supporting Western Australian families for 70 years.  Providing a wide range of services to over 2,300 people with physical and intellectual disabilities, it has built a reputation as a leading disability services provider with a commitment to service excellence.

Ability Centre’s current social enterprises include Goodwill Engineering, Ability Containers for Change and Ability Employment Services. These businesses not only provide contemporary employment opportunities for people with a disability, but also contribute to Ability Centre’s financial sustainability.

This senior position will be responsible for the strategic and operational leadership of Ability Centre’s Social Enterprise portfolio, ensuring that it delivers on its Purpose to “empower people with disabilities to realise their abilities” through meaningful employment and vocational opportunities.

In addition to this, the GM Social Enterprise will also be tasked with seeking out future opportunities to further diversify Ability Centre’s employment and enterprise offerings.  

The ideal candidate for this key role will have already excelled in a senior management position where strategic thinking, exceptional people leadership and astute financial stewardship have all been demonstrated. You will of course, also be motivated by this opportunity to work alongside people living with a disability, building social enterprises that allow them to enjoy meaningful employment.

An attractive remuneration package inclusive of a maintained motor vehicle and the added benefit of nfp salary packaging will be offered.

Lester Blades – Executive Search & Board Advisory, has been retained to assist Ability Centre with this executive recruitment process.  Applications can be made in Word format to applications@lesterblades.com.au quoting Reference LB302479. We would prefer to receive applications by 5.00pm Wednesday 21 October 2020. Confidential enquiries to Tony Lester may be made on 08 9221 0744

Ability Centre is a not-for-profit disability service provider that has been supporting Western Australian families for 70 years.  Providing a wide range of services to over 2,300 people with physical and intellectual disabilities, it has built a reputation as a leading disability services provider with a commitment to service excellence.

Ability Centre’s current social enterprises include Goodwill Engineering, Ability Containers for Change and Ability Employment Services. These businesses not only provide contemporary employment opportunities for people with a disability, but also contribute to Ability Centre’s financial sustainability.

This senior position will be responsible for the strategic and operational leadership of Ability Centre’s Social Enterprise portfolio, ensuring that it delivers on its Purpose to “empower people with disabilities to realise their abilities” through meaningful employment and vocational opportunities.

In addition to this, the GM Social Enterprise will also be tasked with seeking out future opportunities to further diversify Ability Centre’s employment and enterprise offerings.  

The ideal candidate for this key role will have already excelled in a senior management position where strategic thinking, exceptional people leadership and astute financial stewardship have all been demonstrated. You will of course, also be motivated by this opportunity to work alongside people living with a disability, building social enterprises that allow them to enjoy meaningful employment.

An attractive remuneration package inclusive of a maintained motor vehicle and the added benefit of nfp salary packaging will be offered.

Lester Blades – Executive Search & Board Advisory, has been retained to assist Ability Centre with this executive recruitment process.  Applications can be made in Word format to applications@lesterblades.com.au quoting Reference LB302479. We would prefer to receive applications by 5.00pm Wednesday 21 October 2020. Confidential enquiries to Tony Lester may be made on 08 9221 0744

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