CBM Australia is a Christian international development organisation with a focus on disability. With more than 115 years’ experience developing proven community-based programs that help millions of people with disabilities benefit from real and lasting change. They work alongside people with disabilities living in the world’s poorest places to fight poverty and exclusion and transform lives. CBM Australia has about 85 employees and they are a team of committed and passionate people who want to make a difference through their work. 

What are we looking for?

As Head of People, you will be an experienced manager and generalist within the People function with your learning gained from working in several sectors, ideally including the for-purpose sector. It’s vital you have strong HR partnering experience and it is very likely you are a systems thinker, a digital champion and an end-to-end project manager.  
You bring emotional intelligence along with your can-do attitude, evidenced by the outstanding results you’ve achieved through partnerships with stakeholders at all levels.  
You bring an international lens to your work, hence your confidence in managing employment and industrial relations advice as global workforce options are regularly reviewed to support a shifting footprint. Your calmness and pragmatism in conversations about change and in performance discussions is part of your brand.

What are we offering?

Join a values-based organisation with a team of committed and passionate people who want to make a difference through their work. You will manage a small, dynamic team and shape a blended delivery model. You will report to a supportive Director and have great visibility with the leadership team.  You will receive generous salary packaging and an additional 5 days annual leave per year. There will be hybrid working arrangements with up to 3 days from home and you will be based at a contemporary office space located in Richmond.

How to apply

CBM Australia is committed to workplace equity and diversity and encourages applications from Australian Residents with disabilities and those from diverse cultural backgrounds.

Tandem Partners has been engaged as the retained agency on this search. All applications will be responded to within 14 days so if you believe you meet the criteria, please apply through the link or for the attention of Justin Logue at justin@tandempartners.com.au quoting ref. no 3561297

Background checks

CBM Australia is committed to the safety and best interest of all children accessing CBM-supported services, programs and workplaces. Relevant background checks will be completed prior to the preferred candidate’s confirmation of employment including working with children, police and reference checks.