Finance Sector Union

General Overview

The Finance Sector Union is the Union for Australia’s bank, insurance, credit union, superannuation and finance industries and we are seeking to employ a Field Organiser to our Victorian/Tasmanian Branch based in Melbourne.

Job Description

The Field Organiser will be responsible for recruiting members and activists in the finance sector. Field Organisers are responsible for identifying, recruiting and mentoring leaders to act collectively. Working with workplace leaders, FSU Field Organisers ensure that campaigns to improve dignity and respect at work are implemented effectively in their patch of the industry. Field Organisers are expected to visit a variety of workplaces in Victoria/Tasmania and work closely with workplace leaders.

Essential experience and qualifications

The positions would suit people with excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal and negotiations skills and who have the ability to work autonomously as well as in a team environment. Applicants should be able to think strategically and come up with creative solutions to engage with workers in the finance industry. Applicants must have a commitment to and enthusiasm for trade unionism and social justice. Industry or Trade Union experience will be highly regarded.

A drivers licence and some capacity to occasionally travel in regional Victoria/Tasmania is preferred.


A salary from $58,229 is offered with increase up to $71,453 with experience and qualifications. The FSU also offers other excellent working conditions including employer superannuation contributions of 15%.

For further information, contact Veronica Ilias on (03) 9261 5334 or email veronica.ilias@fsunion.org.au

Applications in writing should be forwarded no later than 5.00pm Friday, 12 December 2014

Veronica Ilias

Finance Sector Union

Victorian/Tasmanian Branch

GPO Box 9893

Melbourne Vic 3001

Or by email to: veronica.ilias@fsunion.org.au

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Finance Sector Union

Closing Date

Friday, December 12, 2014

Closing Time

05:00 PM


341 Queen St
Melbourne, Victoria 3000

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Contact Name

Veronica Ilias

Contact Email

Contact Phone

(03) 9261 5334

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