Chair, Victorian Multicultural Commission

Job Details
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Department: Department of Premier & Cabinet
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Executive Management
Classification: EO2
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1398816
Closing Date: 02-Jun-2019
Salary Range: $210,670 - $337,194
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position description - VMC Chairperson via SHK 2019.docx (Word, 159KB)

Contact: Penny Wilson, Partner, SHK
03 8620 8017

Position Details

The Victorian Multicultural Commission (VMC) acts as a conduit for communication between the community and Government. The VMC works to promote full access and participation by Victoria's diverse communities in all aspects of social, cultural and economic life.

The VMC conducts regular state-wide consultations to determine the needs of the Victorian community and provides advice to Government. The VMC fosters relationships with and between community organisations and provides leadership in the sector. The VMC promotes and advocates for recognition of the social, cultural and economic benefits of multiculturalism, including through events such as Cultural Diversity Week.

The Chair leads the VMC in enabling diverse communities to fully participate in society. The Chair oversees the performance and culture of the VMC, while delivering all statutory requirements.

You are an exceptional communicator known for your nuanced understanding of multicultural affairs and policy. A senior people leader, you are politically astute and delivery-oriented, with experience ideally gained in a multicultural or cross functional setting. You embrace, challenge, innovation, passion for the task - and pragmatism in achieving optimal outcomes for people.

For more information, please contact Penny Wilson at SHK on +61 3 8620 8017 or send your application to quoting reference JO-1905-26786. Applications close 2 June 2019.

Direct and third-party applications will be forwarded to SHK.

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