ID: 155082

Volunteer Chief Information/Technology Officer (CIO/CTO) Charity Community Consultants

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Across: Hawthorn VIC, Melbourne VIC, Canberra ACT, Perth WA, Newcastle NSW, Brisbane City QLD, Gold Coast Mc QLD, Sydney NSW

About this opportunity

Main activities • Participating in major corporate decisions, particularly where IT has a major influence on the competitive advantage and profitability of the organisation. • Setting and controlling IT operational and development expenditures within budget. • Developing the forecasting and planning for equipment and software purchases in relation to projected user requirements. • Establishing and maintaining standards in relation to operations, programming, and security. • Participating in policy-making as a member of a senior management team.

Key skills • Requires people management and leadership abilities, together with professional standards of planning and budgeting. • May have formal business training in addition to technical experience.

Internal contacts Senior Management, all user departments, finance and administration.

External contacts Suppliers of equipment and peripherals, software suppliers and consultants.

Typical experience 10+ years of experience in computing, and proven business/management skills.

Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) . National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

• Australian Citizenship/Permanent Resident/New Zealand Citizenship
• Supportive to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities
• Supportive to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer, Asexual or other gender and sexual diversities (LGBTIQA+) Communities
• Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD)
• Have sound Business, Charities and Not-for-Profit experience
• Have competent knowledge and skills with basic Technology, Google Suite, Web designs and browsers, etc.
• Ability to communicate honestly and transparency, with sound knowledge and ability to speak and write in English.
• Relevant Qualifications and Certificates/Registrations;
• Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience within Australia;
• Great communication and listening skills;
• Ability to commit the required time for the position and be able to commit to a 12-month position (minimum);
• 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
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • People with disability
  • Skilled Volunteers
  • Wheelchair Access
Type of work
  • IT & Web Development
  • Writing & Editing

• Fair Work Ombudsman Training • Council of Social Services Training • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Training • Mandate Report Training • Basic Governance Knowledge Training etc.