Position Vacant: Campaigns & Fundraising Coordinator – full time

We want an experienced person for the position of Campaigns & Fundraising Coordinator to work in our Sydney office.

This position will execute campaigning work that achieves the following: lifts the visibility of Union Aid Abroad, connects to national and international priorities of Australian unions, raises money for the international work of Union Aid Abroad and moves Australians to act in solidarity with workers internationally.

Applications close 5pm Wednesday 19 August 2015 and must address the selection criteria to be considered.

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    • Demonstrated leadership, campaigning and organising skills
    • A minimum of 5 years experience either with the trade union movement or with other organisations with a commitment to community organising.
    • Experience with a wide array of communication strategies and tactics including traditional media, social and digital media.
    • Proven ability in database management for the purposes of organising and retaining a membership.
    • Demonstrated management experience, effectively supporting staff and delivering on strategy.
    • Excellent communication skills with the ability to engage, organise and mobilise people and the ability to explain complex information in a clear and articulate way.
    • Highly developed organisational and time management skills enabling the capacity to work under pressure and to meet deadlines.
    • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively in a team environment.
    • Good understanding of the structures of the Australian trade union movement and an ability to network with and motivate diverse union constituencies.
    • Proven commitment to trade union and international solidarity principles.
    • Demonstrated understanding of a not-for-profit environment with limited budget and resources.

Salary is $70,855 p.a with super at 15% employer contribution. Salary packaging is also available via PBI status of Union Aid Abroad-APHEDA. All employment conditions are negotiated with staff via an enterprise agreement including family friendly arrangements.

Applications should include a cover letter addressing all selection criteria, along with a CV.

If you have further questions, contact our office on 02-9264 9343 or email office@apheda.org.au

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Union Aid Abroad-APHEDA

Closing Date

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Closing Time

05:00 PM


Level 3 377-383 Sussex Street
Sydney, NSW 2000

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Contact Name

Natalie Lowrey

Contact Email

Contact Phone

(02) 9264 9343

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