Work Type/s: Full time, one-year contract

Location: Melbourne preferred but will consider Sydney based candidates

Annual Salary: $75k – $80k + super (contingent on experience)

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About the Climate Council

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 to join the Climate Council’s campaigns team who can hit the ground running. You’ll be responsible for driving the Climate Council’s clean jobs campaign, ensuring the state government implements strong clean jobs policies and programs, as well as supporting our other campaigns which span climate impacts and solutions.

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 Campaigns Director.

Key responsibilities of the role include:

About you

The successful candidate will have:

Campaign, policy and/or communications experience

Strong stakeholder and project management skills

Exemplify personal drive and integrity

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

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The Climate Council is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, marital status, personal appearance, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, genetic information, or political affiliation. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are strongly encouraged to apply for all advertised positions.

To apply, please submit a resume and a cover letter of no more than 250 words outlining your relevant experience.

If you have any questions regarding the position please email us at [email protected], using the subject line: Campaigner enquiry

Applications close midnight 13th April