ACFID jobs

Working at ACFID is much more than just a job - it’s a chance to join a community of like-minded individuals working together to end world poverty and injustice.

All applications should consist of a completed Application for Employment Form, Resume and Statement against the Selection Criteria.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.  Please send your full application for the available role to [email protected] by the nominated time and date outlined in the job vacancy announcements below.

Current Vacancies


Digital Learning Advisor – 0.8 FTE non-ongoing (24 months)

  • A unique opportunity to join the peak body for Australian NGOs involved in international development and humanitarian action
  • A salary between $75,706.77 to $88,098.63 per annum pro-rata, plus 9.5% superannuation
  • 0.8 FTE non-ongoing (24 months)
  • Canberra-based preferred
  • Applications close 11.59pm Sunday 27 September 2020

About the role

ACFID has an exciting opportunity for a digital learning professional to join ACFID’s Learning and Innovation Team. The Digital Learning Advisor role is responsible for the delivery of ACFID’s digital learning offerings, including webinars and other online events, curated online resources and eLearning courses delivered via ACFID’s online learning platform, Learn with ACFID. The Digital Learning Advisor also supports digital communication and data analysis related to learning, standards and engagement.

In this role you will:

  • Lead delivery of ACFID’s digital learning, including coordinating webinars, developing eLearning and maintaining digital learning resources and systems.
  • Support digital communication with ACFID’s member organisations using website, social media and other digital communication channels.
  • Support data analysis through the design, use and analysis of data sets related to training, standards and engagement.

You will have:

  • Experience with site administration and content development for learning management systems.
  • Experience using teleconferencing to deliver learning.
  • Digital communication skills such as writing for social media in a professional context, email marketing, and basic editing and graphic design.
  • Data collection and analysis skills.

Demonstrated experience across the main role responsibilities will be highly regarded. Experience across most of the role responsibilities, and a demonstrated willingness and ability to learn, will also be considered.

What ACFID can offer you

  • An annual salary between $75,706.77 to $88,098.63 pro-rata (depending on the skills and experience of the candidate), plus 9.5% superannuation. Under current taxation laws, up to $15,900 of the base salary may be taken as a tax-free fringe benefit.
  • The opportunity to grow within the organisation and expand your knowledge, experience and skills of development from within the peak body for international development NGOS in Australia.

Who should apply?

ACFID values the experience and contribution of people from all cultures, genders, bodies and abilities. We celebrate diversity and respect for all. We encourage individuals from diverse backgrounds to apply for this position.

This position is offered for an immediate start. Preference is for Canberra based.

You must be already eligible to work in Australia.

How to apply

You can download the the Position Description here and download the Application for Employment Form here. Please send your application including a completed Application for Employment Form, a statement addressing the competencies outlined in the position description and a current resume to [email protected].

The statement addressing the competencies should be no longer than two A4 pages.

Applications will close at 11.59pm on Sunday 27 September 2020.

For enquiries, please contact Jess Smith via [email protected].

Casual Register

Are you interested in working with ACFID? From time to time we have a requirement for casual staff for short-term administrative work in our Secretariat in Canberra. If you would like to be contacted about future opportunities, please complete the ACFID Employment Application Form and send it with your resume to