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A bright, modern library setting with groups of people seated at tables, engaged in discussions. On the right side stands a prominent banner for the "Australian Seniors Computer Clubs Association (ASCCA)", showcasing its mission to empower seniors with technology since 1998. The banner displays images of seniors using devices. In the background, bookshelves are filled with various titles, and there's a colourful kids' corner. The environment is well-lit, fostering a communal and collaborative atmosphere.

VACANCIES

Chief Executive Officer

Australian Seniors Computer Clubs Association
Sydney NSW or Melbourne VIC
CEO (CEO & General Management)
Part time
$145,000 – $165,000 per year (pro-rated)

APPLICATIONS CLOSE: Friday 12th April 2024

Lead the Digital Empowerment of Australian Seniors: CEO Position at ASCCA

Join Our Mission

At the Australian Seniors Computer Clubs Association (ASCCA), we stand as the beacon for digital literacy and empowerment for over 4.2 million seniors across Australia. With 30 years of dedication, we are at a pivotal moment to enhance our impact in the post-COVID, fast-evolving digital world. This is where you come in.

We’re looking for an exceptional leader to spearhead our journey, infuse our organisation with innovation, and guide our passionate volunteers towards new horizons of enabling Australian seniors.

Your Role: Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

As our inaugural CEO, you will be the cornerstone of ASCCA’s evolution, blending empathy, expertise, and extensive networks within government and industry to bring our vision to life.

Location: Sydney or Melbourne (preferred)

Commitment: Volunteer basis, transitioning to paid role upon securing grants

Key Responsibilities:

  • Forge and execute strategic direction in alignment with our Board of Directors
  • Secure multi-year funding through grant applications that can support the mission
  • Lead our transition into an operational powerhouse, driving cultural, procedural, and impact-oriented advancements
  • Champion fundraising, financial sustainability, and organisational growth
  • Be the visionary force behind our operational, financial, and administrative frameworks

Who We’re Looking For:

  • Proven leadership in the nonprofit, government, or industry sectors
  • A tech-savvy innovator with a heart for empowering people, especially seniors
  • Strategic thinker with experience in governance, fundraising, and stakeholder relations
  • Excellent communicator, able to inspire teams and partners towards shared goals
  • Bachelor’s or advanced degree, with a minimum of five years in a senior management role

What We Offer:

  • An opportunity to shape the future of digital literacy among Australian seniors
  • A pathway to a significant leadership role, with a compensation package of AUD $160,000 (pro-rated, including superannuation), post-funding
  • Supportive environment with allowances for internet, mobile, and necessary tools

How to Apply:

If you’re driven to make a difference and possess the blend of leadership, passion, and vision we need, please send your resume, cover letter, and salary expectations.

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Join us to lead ASCCA into a future where every senior in Australia can confidently navigate the digital world.

ASCCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome applicants of all backgrounds to join our cause.

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:

  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years’ experience do you have as a chief executive officer?
  • Do you have experience working in the not-for-profit sector?
  • Do you have experience in administration?
  • Do you have a current Working With Children (WWC) Check?
  • Which of the following Microsoft Office products are you experienced with?
  • Do you have a current Police Check (National Police Certificate) for employment?