ID: 152628

Chief Operating Officer (COO) (Not-for-Profit & Charity - Community Justice Organisation)

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Melbourne VIC, Hawthorn VIC, Camberwell VIC, Banyule VIC, Sydney NSW, Canberra ACT, Sydney NSW

About this opportunity

Tasks and duties

  • Planning and managing a company’s day-to-day operations.
  • Reviewing and updating Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
  • Maintaining operational quality controls and managing risks.
  • Assessing business strategies and their operational impact.
  • Devising methods for meeting company benchmarks and goals.
  • Reporting on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) such as turnaround times and accuracy.
  • Reducing company operating costs and improving processes.

The role of Chief Operating Officer is multi-dimensional. They need to have a solid understanding of business and finance, as well as strong people leadership and risk management skills.


Additional requirements

National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

Every application is based on merit, we have minimum standards which must be met by every candidate and position to work with our organisation.
1. Australian Citizenship/Permanent Resident;
2. Relevant Qualifications and Certificates/Registrations;
3. Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience within Australia;
4. Great communication and listening skills;
5. Ability to commit the required time for the position and be able to commit to a 12-month position (minimum);
6. Upon engagement, you will be required to have or obtain a Working with Children Check (WWCC) and a National Police Check (NPC), which is conducted alongside our partnered charity agency.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

10 hours per week (Negotiable)

Suitable for
  • Centrelink Volunteers
  • Families with Children
  • Groups of 10 or more
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Administration & Office Management
  • Arts, Craft & Photography
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Counselling & Help Line
  • Disability Support
  • Driving & Transportation
  • Education & Training
  • Fundraising & Events
  • Governance, Boards & Committees
  • IT & Web Development
  • Library Services
  • Marketing, Media & Communications
  • Mediation & Advocacy
  • Music & Entertainment
  • Research, Policy & Analysis
  • Retail & Sales
  • Safety & Emergency Services
  • Sport & Physical Activity
  • Tour Guides, Information & Heritage
  • Translating & Interpreting
  • Tutoring & Coaching
  • Writing & Editing
Training

Every volunteer in DCSS Australia will undertake the training free of charge: - Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO); - Council of Social Services (QCOSS); - Mandate Report Training, for both Victoria and New South Wales; - Others as required and or negotiated.

Reimbursement

Negotiable