Closing Date

Sunday, 5 September 2021




Melbourne, VIC

An exciting opportunity exists to lead the leaders of all external stakeholder engagement for a Christian media organisation

  • Manage four strong business leaders across Content, Sales, Fundraising and Commercial Partnerships
  • Work with the CEO towards the implementation of a strategic plan
  • Lead a diverse and customer-centric team

The organisation

PositiveMedia is a Melbourne-based, Christian media organisation that creates, curates and communicates world class, missionally driven & intentionally transformational audio content that positively impacts the personal journey of its audience. PositiveMedia is home of 89.9 TheLight, TheLight MIX, TheLight Worship and TheLight Christmas, broadcasting on radio and online 24/7 at

The role

There is now a requirement for a General Manager Operations (GM). The GM will report to the CEO and will lead the leaders of all external stakeholder engagement for the organisation.

The GM will ensure the development and execution of the tactical goals necessary to meet the strategic objectives of PositiveMedia.

The GM will manage four strong leaders who are responsible for the following business units: Content, Sales, Fundraising and Commercial Partnerships.

The GM role requires a strong leader with maturity and excellent people skills. They will have a proven track record leading diverse and customer-centric teams on a journey.

The GM will have a strong sense of accountability both to their team and to the CEO and Board. They must be mission aligned with the Christian beliefs of PositiveMedia and feel a strong calling to lead and continue this important work.

Experience, knowledge and skills

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be a strong people leader with a proven track record building and developing leaders and teams.
  • Bring an individualised approach to leading and an ability to work with the CEO and Board.
  • Be consultative and collaborative strategic thinker.

To apply

People for Purpose have been appointed to assist with the search for this role.

We invite you to read the position description here and visit the PositiveMedia website here. 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, you must submit a CV and a covering letter outlining
why you are interested in representing PositiveMedia and how your skills and experience align to this opportunity.

Applications close 5pm on Sunday, 5 September 2021

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