About us

The Climate Council is Australia’s leading climate change communications organisation. We provide authoritative, expert advice to the public on climate change, energy and climate solutions and international action. We’re made up of world class climate scientists, energy, health and policy experts, as well as a dedicated team of staff and a huge community who support our work. As an independent, authoritative voice on climate change, we get climate stories into the media, produce hard-hitting reports, call out misinformation and support Australia’s shift to an economy powered by renewables.

The role

We’re looking for a campaigner, based in Queensland, to join the Climate Council’s campaigns team who can hit the ground running. You’ll be working on the Climate Council’s Queensland campaign, which is focused on ensuring that the state government implements strong clean jobs policies and programs. In this role you’ll work with the Climate Council team and our campaign partners to execute tactics like community engagement, media, research, policy analysis and political advocacy. You’ll be working alongside some of the best communicators, researchers, strategists and scientists to execute these campaigns.

This role reports to the Queensland Campaigns Lead and works closely with the broader Campaigns Team.

Key responsibilities

About you

The successful candidate will have:

1. Campaign, policy and/or communications experience.

2. Strong stakeholder and project management skills. 

3. Exemplify personal drive and integrity

4. You’re passionate about tackling climate change.

Remuneration and Benefits

The Climate Council is Australia’s leading climate change communications organisation. This exciting and dynamic organisation will continue to be in the public eye, giving those involved an unrivalled opportunity to contribute to the public discourse on climate change.
With exposure to some of the leading minds tackling climate change, this role is a unique opportunity.

Additional Benefits

How to apply

To apply, please submit a resume and a cover letter of no more than 250 words outlining your relevant experience here. If you have any questions regarding the position please email us at [email protected], using the subject line: Campaigns Assistant enquiry.

Submit your application here.

Applications close midnight 8th March 2021