Executive Director, People & Culture

Location Melbourne
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2103-103403_1617000682
Posted 23 days ago

About the Country Fire Authority

The Country Fire Authority is committed to protecting lives and property across the state of Victoria. The 50,000 volunteers and operational staff pride themselves on supporting their communities and continuing to build on a proud history within one of the world's most bushfire prone environments. The CFA continues to evolve, improve and innovate to meet the challenges of a changing climate and community.

As part of this commitment to the community, volunteers and operational staff, CFA are seeking to appoint a hands-on, high performing leader to the role of Executive Director, People and Culture.

About Your Opportunity

This is an incredibly exciting time and a great opportunity to play a critical role in the people focused transformation across this iconic organisation of volunteers and corporate staff. You will create a shared vision, shape and lead the CFA into the future and meet volunteer brigade, professional staff and community needs.

This is a career defining opportunity for an agile and future-focused specialist, to apply their skills and experience to lead the development of a community centric CFA.

About You

Your clarity of purpose, exemplary behavioural leadership, ability to communicate and build relationships and be accountable for delivery will see you build trust and long-lasting engagement with a contemporary, diverse and geographically dispersed workforce. You will set the direction, take people on a journey and through your expertise and determination, lead change to the delivery of the required outcomes.

This is an opportunity to transfer your skills to build capability and positively impact the organisation to create value across and for the state of Victoria.

For further information and to obtain a copy of the success profile please visit or for a confidential discussion contact Ryan Webster on 0427 329 443 or Jarrod McLauchlan on 0407 808 517 quoting ref no. JO-2103-103403.

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