Closing Date

Sunday, 1 May 2022

Role type

3-year fixed term


Sydney, NSW

Contribute to the governance of an outstanding, independent vehicle safety advocate.

  • Help eliminate road trauma
  • Be a strong voice for ANCAP’s mission
  • Join an engaged and transformational Board

The organisation

As Australasia’s leading independent vehicle safety advocate, ANCAP has been successfully driving improvements in vehicle safety in Australia for close to 30 years. ANCAP’s role is to encourage vehicle brands to design and build, and consumers to purchase and use the safest vehicles possible. Their objective is to create an environment where vehicle brands continually strive for the highest level of safety.

ANCAP tests and assesses the level of safety a vehicle provides for occupants and pedestrians in the event of a crash, as well as its ability to avoid or minimise the effects of a crash. ANCAP publishes safety ratings of between 0 and 5 stars for a range of new light vehicles, including passenger cars, SUVs and light commercial vehicles.

Experience, knowledge & skills

To be successful in this role, you will have/be:

  • A strategic thinker with a business mindset able to adapt and re-think approaches to engagement as ANCAP shapes its strategic direction.
  • An understanding of the technological transformation affecting vehicle design.
  • Broad experience in business at a leadership level.
  • Demonstrated commitment to the purpose of the organisation with an ability to be a strong voice for its mission.
  • Excellent communication skills and strategic approach, along with excellent relationship skills, to manage a variety of stakeholder relationships.

To apply

People for Purpose are partnering with ANCAP to lead the search for this role.

We invite you to read the board pack here for further information.

Once you have absorbed this information and completed your own research, if you have specific questions, please call us on 0468 625 252 or email [email protected]

To apply, as well as your CV, you must submit a cover letter outlining why you are interested in representing ANCAP and how your skills and experience align to this opportunity.

Applications close 5pm on Sunday, 1 May 2022