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Position: CEO, Simon Marais Mathematics Competition — Remote location, 0.6 FTE equivalent.
Location: Simon Marais Mathematics Competition Ltd.
Salary: FTE Salary (inc. 11% superannuation) A$200k; i.e. A$120k for 0.6 FTE.
Duration: Contract of up to 5 years with the possibility of extension subject to funding.
Closing date: 31 March 2024

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) reports to and collaborates with the Board. The CEO’s primary tasks encompass fostering and strengthening relationships with universities, mathematics associations, sponsors, and stakeholders globally and within Australia. Of equal importance, the CEO is accountable for the Competition’s effective operation. This includes interacting with an academic oversight committee, directly supervising administrative tasks, optimising organisational resources, and implementing best-practice business management and governance. Such responsibility extends to financial processes and procedures. Leveraging networks, the CEO will aim to enhance the Competition’s participation growth.

More information here:

How to apply

– You must be an Australian citizen or able to work in Australia.
– Send applications, including a cover letter addressing key functions and criteria, as well as your CV to:
Dr Suhas Nayak (SMMC), via e-mail at

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