- Job posted on: 18th Nov 2020
- Applications close:
The Muscular Dystrophy Foundation (MDF) is a small organisation that provides a national voice to state based muscular dystrophy entities. The MDF supports the state organisations with federal grant applications, facilitates cooperation between the states and the administration of national initiatives. Most recently, the MDF in partnership with the state organisations and the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA), launched the national online neuromuscular hub known as “The Loop”.
The position of General Manager will lead the management, administration and coordination of the MDF activities and report directly to the Board. The General Manager will be the key person to assist the board develop strategy, with full responsibility for strategy execution.
The General Manager works closely with CEOs and General Managers of State/Territory-based neuromuscular organisations, and a key focus of the role is to facilitate collaboration across State-based neuromuscular organisations and coordinate strategic national projects which benefit the neuromuscular community. To enable this, the General Manager will be responsible for establishing a sustainable revenue base and pursuing revenue opportunities (through government grant, sponsorship and philanthropic funding sources).
The role will also include:
The role is part time – up to 15 hours per week (with significant flexibility in terms of days and hours of work). The position will be offered initially on a 12-month contract.
MDF does not have physical premises and you will work in a virtual office environment. You can be located anywhere in Australia.
Please submit your application, including a cover letter and CV by the close date.
We envisage making an offer of employment prior to Christmas 2020, with a start date before the end January 2021.
For further information, please email your questions to email@example.com using the subject line: General Manager enquiry via EthicalJobs.
A position description is attached.