Closing Date

Sunday, 22 May 2022




Melbourne, VIC

Lead Australia’s preeminent Christian media organisation to further the vision of “Every life alight with the love of Jesus.”

  • Provide strong leadership to a committed multi-disciplinary team
  • Balance the Mission objectives with strategic, commercial priorities
  • Lead the innovation and engagement of listeners across new platforms

The organisation

PositiveMedia is a Melbourne-based, Christian media organisation that creates, curates and communicates world class, missionally driven and 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

PositiveMedia’s Board of Directors is seeking a Chief Executive Officer to provide overall leadership and management of its growing Media Organisation including our existing  radio stations – 89.9 TheLight, LightWorship, LightMix and LightChristmas. The CEO, in conjunction with the Board, will set the vision, mission and long-term goals of the Organisation. The CEO is responsible for ensuring the development and execution of the tactical goals necessary to meet these strategic objectives. They will balance the commercial requirements of running a For-Purpose Media business with the deep commitment to mission.

Experience, knowledge & skills

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

  • A visionary leader
  • A leader with a passion for the vision & mission of Positive Media
  • Charismatic, relational, entrepreneurial and creative.
  • Strong business acumen.
  • Integrity of the highest standard.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills.
  • Faith in one’s own ideas and capability to be successful
  • Willingness to take an independent position in the face of opposition.
  • The ability to keep functioning effectively when under pressure.

To apply

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

We invite you to read the position description here.  For further information on PositiveMedia, please visit their website here.

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 PositiveMedia and how your skills and experience align to this opportunity.

Applications close 5pm on Sunday, 22 May 2022

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