Chief Executive Officer - NGO

Hong Kong Permanent
  • A CEO role that truly impacts lives.
  • Are you up for the challenge?

About Our Client

For over 30 years, the Children's Cancer Foundation has been providing caring service for families of young children with cancer. CCF continues to be a beacon of hope for so many families across Hong Kong.

The Children's Cancer Foundation (CCF) is seeking an innovative professional with experience in the corporate world as they pursue the right balance between a commercial growth mindset and the challenges of managing a Not for Profit.

Job Description

CCF is seeking to hire a dynamic and passionate leader to manage the transformation and ongoing success of the organisation as the Hong Kong CEO. The CEO will "bring something different" to CCF that will allow the Organisation, its Staff, the Board, Donors and most importantly the Children and Families which it supports, to continue to thrive. ​

​Reporting to the Board and managing a passionate group of medical, commercial and operational staff, the CEO will be responsible for:​

  • Be the "Face" and key representative for CCF in Hong Kong​
  • Work with the highest level of empathy, compassion and integrity ​
  • Deliver a comprehensive commercial strategy that aligns with CCF's mission, vision and goals
  • Introduce new ideas and innovations that will help the organisation transform and grow ​
  • Preempt and problem solve everyday issues and more demanding / large challenges as they arise
  • As a team leader, focus on people/staff management, coaching and ongoing development (team of approx 50 staff)
  • Work in close partnership with the Hospital Authority and other necessary medical groups
  • Acting as a strategic partner and transformative advisor to the Board ​
  • All other details to be found in the job description provided by CCF

The Successful Applicant

CCF is looking to hire a Superstar into the CEO position. This role must be taken-up by a passionate and talented individual that brings a healthy combination of empathy, determination and business acuman to the role.

Applicants should have:

  • A highly successful career coming from the corporate or NGO sector or a combination of the two.
  • Outstanding communication skill combined with the ability to build trust and show compassion.
  • Experience transforming an organisation and leading people.
  • The highest level of integraty and ethics.
  • Finance and accounting literite with experience managing a P/L.
  • Proven leadership and people management skills.
  • Current a Hong Kong resident or PR.

What's on Offer

For some, this role will be transformative as you segue from your corporate career in an Investment Bank or Multinational Corporation, into an organisation that lives and breathes for the well-being of children.

Whether you understand the nuances of cancer or other life altering illnesses because they've touched your life or you are a compassionate business leader who believes that everyone deserves the right to fight and conquer terminal diseases, this role will be as impactful on your life as it will impact those that CCF supports.

Compensation for this role will be directly in line with NGO comp structures.

Steve Parkes
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Phone number
+852 2848 4703

Job summary

Executive Search
Consultancy, Strategy & Change
What is your area of specialisation?
Not For Profit
Hong Kong
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Consultant name
Steve Parkes
Consultant phone
+852 2848 4703
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