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Are you our new Chief Executive Officer? 


We are searching for an extraordinary CEO to lead our organisation into the future.

The successful applicant will be required to engage with a broad range of stakeholders including but not limited to business, industry and community stakeholders, organisation and committee representatives, local, state and federal government representatives and staff on a wide range of issues, challenges and opportunities facing rural communities.


Additionally, the applicant will be required to have a clear understanding of, and willingness to, support and enhance the social and economic fabric of rural communities in the Burnett inland, and a good understanding of the range of industries in the region with the ability to generally work across all areas of concern. 

You will be answerable to the Board of Management of BIEDO and have a close working relationship with the Executive of the Board. 

You will be required to manage the operations of the organisation including finances and all employees and contractors engaged by BIEDO. 

Instruction to Applicants: 

To express your interest in the Chief Executive Officer role, please register below. Suitable candidates will be contacted by BIEDO Board Chair, John Zahl, for a confidential discussion about the role, conditions and your suitability and experience.


Only applications from candidates who are contacted by us prior will be considered. Complete and submit the following form to register your interest. 

Applications including your CV and responses to the Selection Criteria must be received by 5pm, Wednesday 4 August 2021. 

View the Chief Executive Officer Position Description

Interested in working with us? 

BIEDO is always keen to hear from individuals, community groups and businesses in the Burnett Inland who would like to work with us. 


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Image by Cyndy Seabrook, BIEDO Best Shots Competition 2020