General Director

Hawthorn, Victoria | Senior Leadership Position

  • Full-time role
  • Accountable to the Board
  • Suitable package will be discussed at interview
  • EOI by June 14 2019
​Global Interaction exists to empower communities to develop their own distinctive ways of following Jesus. We work in partnership with Australian Baptist churches, together following Jesus’ call to make ‘disciples of all nations’, with particular focus on least-reached people groups.
The General Director will bring Godly, wise and servant-hearted leadership to Global Interaction as we seek to live out our mission, vision and values. The person we seek will possess a strong conviction of God’s call to Global Interaction, will provide spiritual leadership and strategic direction to the work and staff of Global Interaction around the globe, and be the team leader (CEO) of our national leadership team in Melbourne.
Key areas of responsibility include:
  • Leadership envisioning
  • Organisational health and growth
  • Team building and oversight
  • Advocacy and spokesperson
Key personal attributes include:
  • In-depth understanding of current missiological practice
  • Love for people and a passion for reaching out to the least-reached with the Gospel
  • Tertiary qualifications in theology or divinity
  • Ability to bring clarity of vision, encourage commitment and empower individuals and teams to achieve the vision under God
If this opportunity grips your heart and spirit, please submit an expression of interest by June 14 2019, addressing briefly how you believe you can contribute in the key areas of responsibility, together with a short-form CV.
Please send this, or direct any questions you may have, to the search committee chair at:
Global Interaction is a child safe employer and is committed to the welfare of children and their protection from abuse and exploitation. All potential employees, volunteers and interns will be required to comply with the Global Interaction Child Safe Policy and Code of Conduct. Applicants will be required to undergo police and background checks in accordance with this policy.

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