The CEO will work closely with the Board to lead Sustainability Victoria's (SV) strategic direction as well as contributing to their vision for success through influencing stakeholders and delivering operational excellence.
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Department: Sustainability Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Executive Management
Classification: See Advertisement
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/JO-1906-26813
Closing Date: 28-Jul-2019
Salary Range: See Advertisement
Job Duration: FTC
Attachments: 101001_CEO_PD.docx (Word, 127KB)

Contact: Penny Wilson or Matthew Belleghem at SHK
+61 3 8620 8017.

Position Details

  • High profile CEO role
  • Dynamic government authority
  • Help transition Victoria to a circular and zero carbon economy

Sustainability Victoria (SV) is a statutory authority that aims to facilitate and promote practical ideas and advice to improve the environment and empower Victorians to use resources wisely. The organisation is also responsible for planning and fostering a smarter statewide infrastructure system for delivering essential waste and resource recovery services across the state.

Working collaboratively with the Victorian Government, local governments, private industry and the community, the CEO inspires a dedicated workforce to deliver multi-disciplinary and world-leading solutions to key environmental challenges. The CEO works closely with the Board to lead SV's strategic direction as well as contributing to their vision for success through influencing stakeholders and delivering operational excellence.

With experience drawn from your leadership of a significant organisation, you are a principled, values-driven leader with the ability to unite a diverse workforce behind common values and a vision for the future. An innovative thinker with sectoral credibility, you have the broad-based executive leadership experience and political nous needed to ensure SV leads Victoria towards a circular economy. Empathetic and emotionally intelligent, you are known for your collaborative and supportive style of developing future leaders, your exceptional stakeholder, governance and operational management skills, and your ability to communicate with clarity and purpose.

For more information, please contact Penny Wilson or Matthew Belleghem at SHK on +61 3 8620 8017. 

How to Apply

Applicants should view the full position description attached to this advertisement before applying.

To be considered for this role please submit a detailed reume and cover letter by clicking on  "apply now" where you will be directed to the SHK website.

Please note all direct and third party applications will be forwarded to SHK.


Applications close Sunday 28th July 2019

 We are building an inclusive workplace to better reflect the community in which we live, to embrace our differences, and apply our diverse thinking to innovation and delivering services to Victorian communities. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

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