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By Sandra Shaw
National Communications Manager


The recruitment process is underway at Optometry Australia to appoint a new chief executive officer, with an advertisement posted through national channels.

The process is being led by national president Andrew Hogan, working with a sub-committee and an external consultant.

Current CEO Genevieve Quilty has held the position for five years and will step down on 17 February. She was previously national policy manager for Optometry Australia.

With a staff team of 22 people and an annual budget of approximately $5 million, the CEO will play a leading role with the National Board, set the next strategic agenda for 2018-2021, be responsible for the next phase of the organisation’s digital transformation, and be given the opportunity to appoint a new chief operations officer.

A detailed position description and key selection criteria are available from Emma Dalley, email or call 1300 101 391.

For additional information, contact Genevieve Quilty directly on 0468 995 507 for a strictly confidential discussion.

View the recruitment advertisement 

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Acknowledgement of Country

In the spirit of reconciliation Optometry Australia acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.