Applications are now open for non-executive directors for the ABC and SBS Boards.
4 September 2020

Applications for the ABC Board non-executive Director positions

The independent Nomination Panel (the panel) is currently inviting applications to fill two upcoming vacancies in the role of non-executive Director on the ABC Board. The successful candidates will have demonstrated high-level leadership and vision as well as a commitment to the highest standards of governance and personal and professional integrity. Candidates must demonstrate an understanding of the media environment and the ABC Act, including the Charter of the Corporation.

Information about the application process is provided below, including selection criteria for the position and details about the merit-based appointment process for the ABC Board. Applicants must also complete the ABC Board non-executive Director application form in order to apply.

The principles of equal opportunity and diversity will apply to this process. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

The application period closes at 5.00 pm (AEDT) on Friday 25 September 2020.

For further information about the role you can also contact Watermark Search International via email: or phone: 0412 630 817