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Chief Executive Officer


Work Type/s:  Contract  
Classification/s:Philanthropy, Senior Management, Policy & Research, Social Justice, Human Rights, Environment, Advocacy, Social Innovation 
Sector/s:Philanthropy/Not For Profit (NFP)  
Location:Melbourne (East Melbourne, opp MCG) 

Job posted on:  7 October, 2019. 
Applications close:  4 November, 2019.  

  • Initial Three Year Contract with scope for extension 
  • Part-Time .8 EFT position 
  • Attractive salary, conditions and work environment in East Melbourne 


This is a unique social change leadership role in the Australian philanthropic sector.

The Chief Executive Officer leads the work of the Foundation in supporting changemakers tackling systemic causes of injustice.

It is an opportunity to help shape the trajectory of social change.

The person will build on the Foundation’s fifty-year legacy of investing in social change philanthropy and grow the capacity of the Foundation to meet the contemporary challenges critical to realising its vision.

Attributes of the  successful candidate will include a strong commitment to, intellectual understanding of and experience in leading social change; an ability to confront and  to help change existing power structures and systemic injustices;  and experience and skills in public policy development in the focus areas of the Foundation.

See the full Chief Executive Officer Position Description here for further details. Visit our About Us page, download our Strategy Outline and view our most recent Annual Report to learn more about the Reichstein Foundation.