Chief Executive Officer


  • Member organisation
  • Canberra based
  • Key leadership role

Wounds Australia is Australia’s peak body representing wound care professional across the country. With head office in Canberra, Wounds Australia is ideally placed to raise awareness of the effect of chronic wounds on not only the social and emotional wellbeing of Australians but also the major economic impact of ~$3b annually.

As a vibrant and innovative organisation with the mission to raise awareness and improve care, Wounds Australia is now seeking to recruit an experienced executive to lead them into the future.

To be successful you will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Considerable leadership experience, ideally in a For Purpose Membership organisation, appropriate government or NFP provider
  • Superior stakeholder relationships with diverse groups including: government; academia, industry and the medical practitioners
  • Ability to engage effectively and collaboratively with a national network of volunteers and committed clinicians
  • Commitment to evidence-based and evaluated practice
  • The ability to advocate and influence across government and with funders to drive your organisation’s mission
  • Sound financial management experience
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications

You will have the energy and drive to improve awareness while engaging with the broader sector to increase the member base and improve the lives of patients and practitioners in wound management.

Initial confidential queries can be made by calling Sandra Brown on 03 9235 5126.

Applications close on Monday 25 February.

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Date listed: 12-02-2019

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