Independent director (2 positions)

Adnyamathanha Traditional Lands Association (Aboriginal Corporation) RNTBC

Logo for Adnyamathanha Traditional Lands Association (Aboriginal Corporation) RNTBCAdnyamthanha Traditional Lands Association (Aboriginal Corporation) RNTBC (ATLA) is an important native title community organisation for the traditional custodians of Adnyamathanha country in the northern region of South Australia. The Registrar of Indigenous Corporations has placed ATLA under special administration until 31 December 2021 to initiate and ensure corporate reform. That reform will include a new governance framework and the appointment of a new board of directors.

Closing date: 

5pm, 13 August 2021


Australian Central Standard Time (ACST)


Adnyamathanha country
South Australia

Job category: 

  • Director

Type of vacancy: 

Part time

Job description/overview: 

ATLA seeks two specialist independent directors to be appointed initially to an advisory group for the period of the special administration. When the corporation is returned to members' control, the advisory group will be invited to form the new board as non-executive directors to strengthen the leadership, governance and development of the organisation.

Expressions of interest are invited from experienced executives motivated to participate in the leadership and commercial oversight of ATLA in its important role in representing the rights and interests of Adnyamathanha common law holders.

Prior board experience is required and persons with expertise and/or interest in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander corporate governance are encouraged to apply. Applications from individuals with finance, legal, business, or other professional backgrounds will be highly regarded. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate strong understanding of the role of the board, executive and stakeholder partners in the strategic and commercial oversight of an organisation.

Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged, but these are not designated/identified Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander appointments.

Contact person and how to apply: 

Please send expressions of interest in the form of a brief resume and/or cover letter by email to: quoting ref #4536. For more information, contact Keith Mackay of KMSearch on 07 3289 6071.

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