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Innovation Lead - Community and Mission

  • Make a Difference Every Day: Contribute to the impactful work of a leading local charity, enriching the lives of families across greater Sydney.
  • Grow Your Career: A unique opportunity to enhance your leadership skills by driving high-impact, transformative projects and growing a culture of innovation.
  • Location: Conveniently situated at Norwest, with hybrid working options available.
  • Full-Time Role: Embrace the opportunity to make a lasting impact on our community.

Are you passionate about driving transformative change? Anglicare is seeking a dynamic leader of Disruptive Innovation to spearhead our strategic growth in Community and Mission programs. This pivotal role involves managing innovation sprints, from co-designing problem statements and solution prototypes to developing business cases for piloting and scaling.

Key Responsibilities

  • Innovation Leadership: Lead cultural change to embrace risk, diversity of ideas, and innovation. Develop and communicate guidelines to engage Community and Mission staff in the innovation program.
  • Human Centred Design: Conduct research, gather insights, and co-define problem statements with staff, clients, and community members. Co-design solution prototypes, ensuring client-centred approaches.
  • Project Management: Manage innovation sprints, including evaluating solution prototypes for desirability, feasibility, and viability. Lead playbacks to share client insights, build innovation skills, and generate support for pilots.
  • Implementation and Impact: Develop business cases and implementation plans for piloting solutions. Support project teams in piloting and scaling innovations, ensuring effective change management.
  • Collaboration and Funding: Work with the Community and Mission Leadership Team and Head of Philanthropy to secure support and funding for innovation projects. Contribute to donor engagement and funding proposals.

Key Skills

  • Proven leadership in driving cultural change and managing relationships.
  • Expertise in Human Centred Design and Project Management.
  • Excellent communication, public speaking, and writing skills.
  • Ability to create compelling business cases for funding support.
  • Strong analytical skills for data-informed decision-making.
  • Alignment with Christian values and a commitment to our mission.

Discover the Benefits of Joining Anglicare:

Excellent remuneration package and company benefits! | NFP salary packaging benefits - reducing your taxable income by $15,900 plus an additional $2,650 for salary packaging accommodation, meals and entertainment | A staff rewards program that gives you discounts from over 400 retailers | Fitness Passport

Join us at Anglicare to create impactful innovations that bridge the gap between current practices and the future. Apply now to make a meaningful difference in our Community and Mission programs!

Anglicare - Jesus Christ honoured, lives enriched and communities strengthened.

Anglicare is committed to ensuring the safety and wellbeing of children and young people and has zero tolerance of child abuse.

Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as applications may close prior to the closing date.

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