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

Campaign Director - Campaign for Australian Aid (C4AA)

The Campaign for Australian Aid is a coalition of Australian aid and development organisations, churches, community groups, businesses and citizens who speak out for a world where all people, regardless of gender, race or place of birth, can live a life free from poverty and injustice. We support a global approach to action on poverty, inequality and climate change and for an Australia that is a compassionate global citizen helping to create a fair, sustainable and peaceful world.  We advocate for more and better Australian Aid.

This role is responsible for leadership of the campaign including developing campaign strategy, implementation of the three year Campaign Strategy and coalition coordination.  The position provides leadership in grassroots campaigning strategy and implementation, a strong ability to build relationships and generate engagement through the campaign coalition and the supporter base.  The position will work collaboratively with the C4AA membership and effectively advise the C4AA Executive Committee on key options and decisions to be made.

You will have:

  • Demonstrated leadership in the development and implementation of public campaign and advocacy strategies including around messaging, audience insights, digital and grassroots engagement, mobilisation and political engagement
     
  • Demonstrated experience in working in coalitions and facilitating a strong, effective & collaborative campaigning coalition.
     
  • Ability and experience in creating and responding to media opportunities including preparing position statements, media releases, briefing materials and undertaking interviews.
     
  • An understanding of the national political landscape
     
  • An understanding of overseas development aid and the principles around international development
     
  • Ability to respond quickly to emerging opportunities, gaps and risks
     
  • Good management skills

 

We can offer you…
 

  • A base salary of $90,943 plus superannuation and access to generous NFP tax concessions (specifically, a salary packaging scheme offering up to $18,450 of your salary tax free)
     
  • The opportunity to match your career to a compelling cause
     
  • A flexible and supportive workplace with ample opportunities for career progression and development
     
  • The chance to meet and work with people who are some of the best in their fields

Apply now!

  • Please visit https://www.oxfam.org.au/my/jobs for application details
     
  • To apply, please submit a CV and cover letter addressing the required criteria outlined in this ad
     
  • Applications close: Tuesday, 12 December 2017 at 5pm
     
  • Fixed Term Full Time until 31.12.2019, 35 hours per week
     
  • Melbourne, Sydney or Canberra based

We promote diversity and practice equity. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply. To be eligible for this position, you must have the legal right to work in Australia

 

Using the Terms of Reference (ToR) available from this page, please send an Expression of Interest to Philippa Smales, Network and Partnerships Manager, at [email protected] using the subject line: Consultancy – Effective Approaches to Research Collaboration and Partnerships application via EthicalJobs, by COB May 26 - See more at: http://www.ethicaljobs.com.au/Members/RDINetwork/consultancy---effective...
Using the Terms of Reference (ToR) available from this page, please send an Expression of Interest to Philippa Smales, Network and Partnerships Manager, at [email protected] using the subject line: Consultancy – Effective Approaches to Research Collaboration and Partnerships application via EthicalJobs, by COB May 26 - See more at: http://www.ethicaljobs.com.au/Members/RDINetwork/consultancy---effective...

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 recruitment@acfid.asn.au.