Chief People & Culture Officer

Employer of choice
Work in a hybrid environment
Key Executive HR Leadership role

Rare opportunity to join this NFP organisation – an employer of choice in the leadership team

Join this NFP organisation within the People & Culture team as their Chief People and Culture Officer.  You will be instrumental in aligning the P&C strategy, business objectives with employees and management in designated areas to support the success of the brand. This role involves serving as a strategic advisor to leaders across the business on human resources-related issues, acting as an employee champion and proactively assessing and anticipating HR-related needs. Your strategic and hands-on approach will help deliver value-add services to leaders and employees that reflects the business objectives.

About the role:

  • Contribute to broader strategic and operational management of the organisation as part of the Executive Leadership Team
  • Develop and implement an effective People and Culture strategy that drives the achievement of the organisation’s strategic objectives.
  • Drive the development of an organisational culture that is respectful, inclusive, and humanistic whilst being achievement focused and high performing.
  • Build the capability of the organisation and its leaders, to assist in the achievement of performance outcomes and prepare for future growth.
  • Create a comprehensive talent management strategy to attract, develop, and retain a highly skilled workforce.
  • Maintain up-to-date HR policies and practices that comply with regulatory and legislative requirements and are clearly understood by all.
  • Support leaders across the organisation in applying HR policy and practice guidelines to inform decision-making, people engagement, and compliance.
  • Lead, coach, and develop a team, fostering a supportive and high-performing environment.

What success looks like in the role:

  • Proven experience as a within a leadership role in Executive HR or People & Culture.
  • Knowledge off Fair Work Act, NES requirements, EEO, HR principles, WHS, anti-discrimination, remuneration practices and workplace culture dynamics.
  • Experience in leading transformational organisational change, such as re-structures, mergers, acquisitions.
  • Growth mindset and self-development focus.
  • High levels of integrity and the moral compass of all people activities
  • Maintain confidentiality and privacy of business and member information.
  • Degree or similar within Human Resources is advantageous.

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary
  • Extra 5 days leave
  • Option to salary sacrifice
  • Fitness passport
  • Staff discounts on travel and health insurance as well as roadside assistance
  • Hybrid working model
  • Employer of choice

To apply for this role, please forward your resume by following the links below or for a confidential discussion, please call Melanie on 0448 431 486.

Verve Partners is an energetic team of specialist consultants reimagining recruitment Australia-wide. With over 170 years of combined experience, we’ve found the sweet spot in talent search – and want to share it. By scouting smart, digging deep and embracing diversity, we grow vibrant careers, cultures and communities. We currently have offices in the lifestyle cities of Newcastle and Wollongong.
We acknowledge and pay our respects to the Traditional Owners of the land on which we work and live. We pay our respects to the First Peoples of this country, their culture and Elders past, present and emerging. We recognise that this land was and always will be Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander land because sovereignty was never ceded


Melanie Silburn Verve Regional Recruitment Manager
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