CEO - Department of the Attorney-General and Justice

Location Northern Territory
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2103-103391_1616133456
Posted about 1 month ago

About Department of the Attorney-General & Justice

The Northern Territory's cultural and geographic diversity, size and complexity is both a challenge and an opportunity in the delivery of fit-for-purpose government policy and services. The population of the Territory is diverse and spread across both city, regional and remote communities. The Government plays a critical role in building stronger communities and supporting the delivery of services across the regions.

With a workforce of around 1,500, the Department of Attorney-General and Justice leads delivery of legal, regulatory, justice and custodial and community based correctional services and ensures the achievement of the Government's justice portfolio priorities.

About Your Opportunity

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) acts as a steward across the broader public service as well as the provision of law and legal policy advice to government, custodian and community based services. The CEO is also the Solicitor for the Northern Territory.

About You

This is an opportunity for an experienced legal practitioner and people leader with proven senior executive experience and capability to contribute to an effective and cohesive public service by building partnerships across agencies delivering key outcomes benefiting all Territorians.

You will have a passion for delivering public services that improve the lives and wellbeing of your community, with a proven track record in leading large complex Departments or Agencies.

You will partner, as a member of the Chief Executive Officer Coordination Committee, to ensure stewardship and effective governance of the Northern Territory public sector.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only. If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact David Reynolds on 0410 471 652 or Ryan Webster on 0427 329 443 quoting ref no. JO-2103-103391.

Applications close Monday 12th April

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