Friday, 19 November 2021
Friday, 19 November 2021
Blueprint Institute is an independent think tank that exists to improve the quality of public policy discussion and outcomes in Australia. They achieve this through high-quality, evidence-based research consistent with market principles and informed by rigorous economic analysis. Their communication style is clear, rigorous, and accessible.
They use targeted consultation and communication to educate key demographics, shape the public discussion, and shift public policy. As a new think tank, Blueprint Institute has a growing set of research interests with their work currently focussing on climate and energy policy, early learning reform, and tax and fiscal reform.
The team has experience in politics, bureaucracy, business, academia, and civil society – they leverage this expertise to positively influence critical policy issues.
Blueprint Institute is at an exciting time in its evolution. After a period of rapid growth, they’re looking for a Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to continue their path in building a world-class think tank with a national reputation for rigorous analysis, informed and credible research, timely contributions to public debate and influence on policy development and implementation.
Reporting to the board, the CEO will be the public face of the organisation, responsible for strategic planning and performance around Blueprint’s organisational goals and research agenda. They will oversee the management of day-to-day operations, people and resources and will manage critical relationships with funders, government, politicians, academics, the media, researchers and other key stakeholders.
The role heads the overall governance, financial management and operation of the organisation and will lead a highly intelligent and motivated team and harness input from broader networks. The CEO will be the primary spokesperson for the organisation and will generate public and political conversation; ensuring that Blueprint is a highly informed and credible voice in the public and political domain, heard and valued by thought leaders and government.
Experience, knowledge & skills
To be successful in this role, you will:
People for Purpose have been appointed to assist Blueprint Institute with the search for this role.
Once you have absorbed this information and done 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 Blueprint Institute and how your skills and experience align to this opportunity.
Applications close 11pm on Friday, 19 November 2021