Executive Director, Programs

Job Title: Executive Director, Programs
Location: Brisbane
Salary: $205582 - $222277 per annum
Start Date: 2019-11-22
Reference: JO-1911-98500
Contact Name: Ryan Webster
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 22, 2019 18:31

Job Description

The Housing and Homelessness Services Division of the Queensland Department of Housing and Public Works provides a range of housing and homelessness assistance to Queenslanders most in need and unable to find a housing solution including Indigenous housing, social and private housing assistance, temporary accommodation, homelessness support services and crisis accommodation.

As the primary funder, service provider and asset operator of Queensland’s social housing portfolio the Division is responsible for 72,000 dwellings, of which 84 per cent are owned and the balance managed by the community and not-for-profit sector.

The Executive Director, Programs is responsible for leading and managing government programs to build the products and services to deliver positive housing and homelessness outcomes. The role will also lead the development and implementation of initiatives and projects designed to assist people to enter and remain in the private housing market.
A key focus is developing, planning, designing, implementing, monitoring and maintaining programs and projects to drive improvements. This will include building partnerships, capacity and capability. You will also manage large scale investments and oversee key Commonwealth and State funded projects.

You will be required to possess effective strategic and executive leadership skills and senior management capabilities and be adept at stakeholder engagement through influencing and your superlative communication skills. 

As a results oriented leader in a large and complex organisation, you will have extensive experience across the public, private and/or not-for-profit sector and you will have a strong background in strategy and policy implementation, service delivery, and client service. A proven agent of change in challenging environments you will have been successful in fostering a confident and capable workforce.

For further information or to obtain a copy of a success profile please call David Reynolds or Ryan Webster on 07 3023 1079. To apply please email, quoting the relevant reference number JO-1911-98500 in the subject line of your email.