Come join the team defending the environment through the Australia Pacific region.
Now – more than ever – the global climate needs the best defenders it can find. Greenpeace Australia Pacific has strong plans for the fight-back that centers on the battle to replace coal with renewables, telling powerful and transformative stories .
This is a pivotal role based within the Program Department of Greenpeace Australia Pacific.
The Campaigner is a multi-talented generalist, responsible for devising, coordinating and delivering campaigns and projects as new opportunities arise and existing initiatives develop.
They will provide creativity and leadership in planning campaigns and ensure the dynamism, ambition and successful coordination of all aspects of a given campaign project.
The Campaigner will devise, pitch, lead and implement exciting campaigns within Greenpeace Australia Pacific. This will include project management, problem analysis, development of project plans, defining solutions, legal assessment, liaising with stakeholders (internal and external), and management of some project staff from time to time.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
We are seeking someone with the intellectual ability to understand dynamic scientific, social and political issues.
You will have proven knowledge of the national and international government process and demonstrable ability to work effectively with the media, and some capacity in policy spaces.
You’ll be a leader, with the capacity to bring people with you, and to adjust plans as the world changes around you.
Australia and the Pacific are unique and precious environments. We’ve got a beautiful climate, rich oceans, vast forests and healthy food. Yet all of this is under threat. Greenpeace takes action to protect our natural home, now and for the future. We investigate and expose environmental abuse, hold decision-makers accountable, promote effective solutions and inspire others to create positive change.
Greenpeace is a non-profit environmental organisation, it comprises 28 independent national/regional offices in 47 countries across Europe, the Americas, Africa, Asia and the Pacific.
WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU
As a Greenpeace employee, you’ll be part of an important program of work to stop climate change, save the ancient forests and protect our world’s oceans, earth and sky.
As well as a chance to match your career to a compelling cause, Greenpeace offers employees a supportive, safe working environment and a genuine work/life balance.
Greenpeace is committed to personal development, with great opportunities for
workplace learning and career progression.
We also offer:
● You get to work in a team of skilled, dedicated digital troublemakers determined to disrupt the status quo
● You get to use your skills for good; engaging and motivating everyday folk to take action for the planet
● You will have the independence and scope to experiment, innovate and advance the aims of the team
● Greenpeace can guarantee a flexible work environment, friendly and helpful co-workers, as well as opportunities for professional development.
CAN’T WAIT TO GET STARTED? HERE’S HOW
Greenpeace is an equal opportunity employer with a longstanding commitment of providing a work environment that respects the dignity and worth of each individual. We recognize and value the benefits and strengths that diversity brings to our employees and the whole organisation and we thrive in an environment that encourages respect and trust.
*Salary – $83,086.79 per annum + superannuation
To apply for this role please submit a CV (of no more than 3 pages) and a separate Cover Letter (of no more than 1 page) detailing your suitability for the role.
Note: Not all responsibilities and competencies listed in the Job Description need to be addressed; it is left to the discretion of the applicant which to focus on.
Applications close at midnight on 24th June 2019.