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Please address your cover letter and resume to Jo Fisher, or Eilish Devine of Jo Fisher Executive. For a confidential discussion please call +61 3 9016 6000 for further information.

Chief Executive Officer
Alcohol and Drug Foundation, Melbourne
  • Unique leadership position in the Alcohol and Other Drug sector
  • Lead a strong values-based and growing organisation
  • Make a difference to the health and wellbeing of Australians

The Position

The Alcohol and Drug Foundation is seeking to appoint a visionary leader to the position of Chief Executive Officer, who is driven by the challenge to lead a growing organisation that provides outstanding programs and services to support communities across Australia.

Reporting to the Board, the CEO will develop and implement the organisation’s strategic plan as well as continue to develop growth opportunities for the Alcohol and Drug Foundation within the community. Supported by a committed team, the CEO will build on the successes to date and further enhance the organisation’s capability and cultivate strategic partnerships to enable future growth.

The successful candidate will be an experienced leader with a proven track record of leading complex organisations. Skilled in implementing strategy, you will display a hands-on approach and the ability to engage with a diverse range of people and groups. Exhibiting excellent interpersonal, advocacy and negotiation skills, you will be capable of enhancing a positive organisational culture and have a strong alignment to the organisation’s values, whilst driving innovation and growth.

The Alcohol and Drug Foundation

Celebrating more than 50 years of service to the community, the Alcohol and Drug Foundation is Australia’s leading body committed to preventing alcohol and other drug problems in communities around the nation.

The Alcohol and Drug Foundation is proudly independent and not-for-profit. Our aim is to create an Australian culture that supports people to live healthy, safe and satisfying lives, unaffected by drug and alcohol problems.

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