We are seeking a seasoned advocacy campaigner to develop, design and drive Caritas Australia's
Help drive a global campaign for an established international NGO
Full-time, permanent role based in Sydney
Salary packaging available
You will thrive as the Communications and Campaigns Lead if you have:
You will be involved in:
Caritas Australia’s advocacy public campaigning strategy, in the context of Caritas Australia’s
identified policy priorities across social and climate justice and driving the implementation
Designing and delivering campaigns that engage and steer supporter and public opinion and
action across key development and humanitarian issues
Acting as Caritas Australia’s representative on Caritas Internationalis’ Global Campaign
Taskforce and contribute to the development, promotion, monitoring and evaluation of global
campaigns through the international confederation
Building a Caritas Australia campaign community and platform, and nurturing this community via
targeted journey touchpoints, including testing and measurement, as well as relevant training and
Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning (MEAL) of quality and effectiveness of
engagement and campaign performance
Engaging and maintaining relationships with stakeholders, including driving involvement across
relevant sector campaigning
Caritas Australia is the Catholic agency for international humanitarian relief and development in Australia. Through relationships with the Church, partners and communities in Africa, Asia, the Pacific and Australia, Caritas Australia helps to end poverty, promote justice and uphold dignity.
Our programs promote the good of every person regardless of their religious, political or cultural beliefs. We envisage a world in which children, women and men most vulnerable to extreme poverty and injustice are agents of their own change and architects of their own development.
Are you our next Communications and Campaigns Coordinator?
If you believe in partnership (not pity) and a hand-up (not a hand-out), then we’d love for you to apply.
Please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org with a subject line indicating the role title and the channel where you saw the role advertised (Communications and Campaigns Coordinator via the Caritas Website).
Your application needs to include:
At Caritas Australia, we recognise the personal dignity and rights of all people, especially children and vulnerable adults towards whom we have a special responsibility. If you are offered this position, you will be required to undergo relevant background checks, including police checks and reference checks.
If the position requires a Working with Children Check, it is your responsibility to obtain one before starting work. You will also be required to sign our Code of Conduct which includes a section on Professional Behaviour Standards for the Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults as well as to abide by our safeguarding policies.
At Caritas Australia, we support an inclusive and diverse workforce. In particular we encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants for all advertised positions.