Clear growth agenda
Expand beyond traditional sectors
About Our Client
The Institute for Regional Security (formerly Kokoda Foundation) is a highly respected and independent think tank based in Canberra. They deliver a portfolio of programs designed to inform strategic policy in support of achieving and maintaining security, stability and prosperity in the Asia Pacific.
They have a far reaching board and fellowship and impressive list of achievements since their inception in 2005. To underpin further growth they are seeking an engaging and driven lead to drive revenue growth and in turn underpin the depth of research and success of events they perform.
You will take charge of all of all existing facets of the institute's operation encompassing HR, planning, governance, financials and board reporting. On top of this the board are looking for you to enhance existing revenue streams as well as diversifying into new sectors to scale up and take them into a new phase of operation.
The Successful Applicant
You should possess a hunger to connect with traditional national security and broader sectors and to showcase the Institue for Regional Security's thought leadership and ideally have a proven ability to network with public, private and philanthropic entities.
Whilst you might not necessarily have been a Chief Executive prior, you will need a track record showing growth and strong commercial thinking.
What's on Offer
This is a superb opportunity to shape an entity's future and step into a CEO role for those with the vision and ambition to deliver.