The Organisation

The Climate Council is Australia’s leading climate change communications organisation. We’re a fast growing group of people made up of expert Councillors, staff, volunteers and supporters. We provide authoritative, expert advice to the public on climate change, energy solutions and international action, based on the most up-to-date science available.  We are looking for an Operations and Executive Assistant to work alongside the leading minds on the biggest issue of our time.

The Primary Role of the Operations and Executive Assistant will be to:

Given these multifaceted responsibilities, we are seeking a dedicated, efficient and resourceful generalist.

The role will require exceptional organisational skills as well as proven communications skills. You will report to the Operations Coordinator. The Climate Council already has a collaborative and high-impact team, and we are looking for someone who can jump into this role straight away with little training.

About You:

You are a highly organised, efficient and proactive generalist that approaches their work with a can-do attitude. As Operations and Executive Assistant, our staff will rely upon you to have strong attention to detail, diplomacy and ability to perform under pressure. This role provides a great opportunity to work in Australia’s leading climate change communication organisation and learn from our team.

Key Requirements:

Strong Communication Skills:

Strong Planning and Time Management Skills:

Strong Personal Drive and Integrity:

Additionally, you will have:

What we can offer:

This is a part-time 0.6FTE position equivalent to 3 days per week with an initial contract period of 12 months. The position provides a salary of $50,000-60,000 pro rata +super, negotiable dependant on experience. We offer a great work location in Melbourne CBD with a dog-friendly office and an opportunity to gain experience working closely across all team.

How to apply for this job

Please include a copy of your CV (less than 3 pages) and explain in less than 200 words in the cover letter why you would be perfect for this role.

Applications close Friday 17th November. Please note that early applications are encouraged.

Apply here