Job opportunity: Chief Executive Officer

Published on 11/02/2020

Tenants' Union

The Tenants’ Union of NSW is a respected, dynamic and strong advocate for all renters in NSW. It provides high quality legal advice, assistance, training and information to tenants, tenant advocates, and community workers. Through litigation, high-quality, accurate and accessible resources, a policy reform agenda and media action the Tenants' Union works for a society in which people in NSW can access safe, secure and affordable rental housing. It is also the resourcing body for tenants’ advice and advocacy services across NSW.

The Tenants' Union is currently seeking an experienced leader to join the organisation as Chief Executive Officer. The role is responsible for providing leadership, strategic direction, planning and management to the employees of the Tenants' Union, as well as liaising with the Board of Directors to ensure proper governance of the organisation.

The ideal candidate will have strong and varied experience in the provision of services in the community sector or similar industries, people leadership capability, stakeholder and financial management, and strong analytical and problem solving skills.

For a job description, selection criteria and background information please see below. Applications should include responses to the Selection Criteria and a recent CV.

Applications should be directed to Julia Davis, TU Board at and will close on Monday 9 March 2020. For further information please contact Julia on 0478504634

The Tenants Union of NSW encourages applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disabilities to apply for the role.