Chief executive officer (CEO)

Aboriginal Resource and Development Services (ARDS) Aboriginal Corporation

Aboriginal Resource and Development Services (ARDS) is a long-established Uniting Church-based Aboriginal organisation committed to facilitating the social participation and wellbeing of Indigenous people.

We operate at the cultural interface in remote communities—especially NE Arnhem Land—with a commitment to community development, effective communication and bicultural teamwork.

We have multimedia, Yolngu Radio, language and community education staff units and operational bases in both Darwin and Nhulunbuy.

Regrettably due to pressing family health issues our current CEO is having to return south. 

Closing date: 

7am, 17 July 2015


Northern Territory

Job category: 

  • Executive

Type of vacancy: 

Full time

Salary and conditions: 

Salary negotiated up to $110,00

Statutory superannuation, car and salary sacrifice
Accommodation assistance may be included in the package

Job description/overview: 

We are seeking an experienced professional manager with Indigenous engagement experience to manage the day-to-day operations of ARDS, lead the staff team and to engage with government and other agencies to promote its work. 

The successful candidate will also need to have strong administrative experience, and be able to deal directly with the range of HR and other corporate issues of a relatively small organisation.

The board is looking to make an appointment and have a new CEO commence as soon as possible, but certainly no later than early September 2015.

Contact person and how to apply: 

To discuss the role please contact Chris Marshall (outgoing CEO) on 0412 479 701 and/or send applications to 

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More information: 

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