Senior Digital Organiser - Victoria 2051

United Voice is a powerful and innovative member-led union driving change by growing union membership and density, building members’ leadership skills and participation in their union, raising and enforcing standards in our industries and campaigning in the community and politics. ROLE Over the last few years United Voice has built a reputation as a leader in digital organising, campaigning and storytelling. Our members have had spectacular wins against such companies as Grill’d Burgers and Myer and built enormous power and profile in the push for equal pay for early childhood educators. We are now pioneering innovative ways to organise young workers in the growing hospitality sector. This position will use new and existing digital tools to help workers organise, build power, fight exploitation and win respect and better jobs. The Senior Digital Organiser will set up digital infrastructure, build online communities, develop leaders and create cut through content that moves workers and supporters to action. They will build partnerships with good employers and other allies and find opportunities to name and shame bad employers. We offer: • A senior role in one of Australia's largest and most dynamic unions, helping pioneer new ways to organise workers online; • Working with some of Australia’s most undervalued workers to stand up and win better lives; • Opportunity to help develop new models of union membership and online organising, and be at the cutting edge of the union movement’s push to innovate and rebuild in the digital age; • Working alongside some of Australia’s best organisers in a union that pioneered organising in Australia; • Opportunity to help build and be part of creative and hard-hitting campaigns that make a difference; • Six week’s annual leave and 12% superannuation. You are: • A digital ninja – you have a Zen-like mastery of key digital platforms; you know what the next big thing is and are already using it; • The brains behind some of the internet’s dankest memes; you’re a maven with words and images; • Know all about #HospoLyf and can pinpoint a situation #ThatsSoHospo; • Passionate about organising workers. You hate losing and will do whatever it takes to win; • Move with lightning speed to cease campaign opportunities; • Thrives in a fast-paced team environment. Responsibilities & Tasks • Digital Organising; • Content Creation & Online Management; • Online Campaign Fundraising / Income Generation; • Branding, Product Development and Testing; • Set Up Online Infrastructure; • Campaign Development & Coordination; • Data Analysis & Reporting. REMUNERATION AND CONTRACT PERIOD The salary range for this twelve month contract is $86-$101K commensurate with experience, plus 12% superannuation and six weeks annual leave. Flexible working arrangements / 4 day part-time are available for the right candidate. TO APPLY Request a Position Description by emailing jobsforjustice@unitedvoice.org.au with the subject line “Senior Digital Organiser”. In a letter, outline why you would like to work with United Voice in this position and how you meet our core requirements. Please include a current résumé & published examples of your writing and online content (i.e. memes, facebook posts, petitions). Send your application to Jess Walsh, Victorian Secretary, United Voice, c/o jobsforjustice@unitedvoice.org.au For any questions about this position, call Campaigns & Communications Director, Tim Petterson on (03) 9235 7754.

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United Voice - Victoria

Closing Date

Monday, December 05, 2016

Closing Time

05:00 PM


117 131
Capel Street
North Melbourne , Victoria 3051

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Contact Name

Rachel Acton

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