Salary from $96,000 plus superannuation and generous charity tax benefits.
The National Women’s Alliances (the Alliances) are funded by the Australian Government to ensure diverse women’s voices are heard in the policy making process. Alliances advocate for the economic security, safety, and leadership opportunities of women in Australia and collaborate with policy makers to inform Australian Government policies that impact women.
Six specialist women’s alliances are funded through the Prime Minister and Cabinet Women’s Leadership and Development Program:
Reporting to the Director, National Women’s Safety Alliance, the Communication and Advocacy Adviser supports the development of NWSA policy positions through communication and advocacy strategies and engages and organises digital events with members and key stakeholders across the country. The role also provides secretariat and administrative support for the NWSA Policy and Advocacy Advisory Committee and two standing Working Groups.
This position represents a unique opportunity to influence the national conversation on women’s safety.
More information on NWSA and its composition can be found at www.nwsa.org.au
The successful person for this role will:
You will be a high caliber candidate with tertiary qualifications or equivalent experience in communications and public relations or social policy, advocacy and government relations. You will also bring:
What’s in it for you?
As a YWCA Canberra employee you will:
How to apply
Visit https://ywca-canberra.org.au/about-us/careers to access the position description. Applications including a cover letter and CV can be submitted through our recruitment portal here: Recruitment – Sign In – Aurion.
Applications close at 10.00 am on 22 August 2022
For a confidential discussion please contact Frances Crimmins – CEO YWCA Canberra – at firstname.lastname@example.org. Further information or support for applying for roles at YWCA Canberra is available by emailing our friendly People and Capability Team at email@example.com
About YWCA Canberra
YWCA Canberra provides essential, quality services for women, girls and families in the ACT and surrounding regions. We work in the areas of children’s services, community development, homelessness and affordable housing, youth services, personal and professional training, women’s leadership, and advocacy.
As a values-based organisation, and Canberra’s only Employer of Choice for Gender Equality, YWCA Canberra is a great place to work. We have a strong track record in building long-term, sustainable careers with excellent conditions and a supportive work environment for all employees.
YWCA Canberra is an equal opportunity employer. People from diverse backgrounds and with diverse life experiences are encouraged to apply. We specifically encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.