Chief executive officer

Biripi Aboriginal Corporation Medical Centre

Biripi Aboriginal Corporation Medical CentreBiripi Aboriginal Corporation Medical Centre provides a wide range of culturally-appropriate health and well-being services covering communities across the mid-northern NSW region. These include clinical, maternal health, aged care, community health and dental health services from clinics and facilities around Taree and statutory out-of-home-care through Biripi Aboriginal Children Services.

Closing date: 

5pm, 23 November 2018


Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT)


New South Wales

Job category: 

  • Executive

Type of vacancy: 

Full time

Salary and conditions: 


Job description/overview: 

Biripi seeks to appoint a new chief executive officer, reporting to the board, to strengthen the leadership, clinical service delivery, commercial management, financial performance and strategic development of this multi-disciplinary organisation.

Expressions of interest are invited from experienced executives motivated to lead Biripi in its important role in improving the health and well-being of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the region. Applicant skills and experience sought include:

  • five years’ experience in a senior management capacity in community clinical health, ideally with an Aboriginal medical or health service organisation
  • strong commercial skills, including grant and operations management, budgeting and financial reporting
  • success in relationship development with peak bodies, funding agencies, service regulators, strategic partners and community bodies
  • strategic approach with the vision to develop the organisation’s capability as an Aboriginal community-controlled health organisation
  • proven leadership, team building, mentoring, motivation and management skills
  • tertiary qualifications in clinical, business, finance or community services disciplines

Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged, but this is not a designated/identified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander appointment.

Contact person and how to apply: 

Applications in the form of a brief resume and cover letter to please, quoting ref #3968. Suitable candidates will be supplied with a candidate brief and invited to submit responses to selection criteria later in the recruitment process.

For more information, contact Keith Mackay of KMSearch on 07 3289 6071 for a confidential discussion.

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