Current career opportunities

If you want to work for an innovative leader that aims to inspire and empower Australians, we want to hear from you.

Australian Government Relations Coordinator

  • Canberra based part time position commencing December 2014
  • Six month contract with possibility of renewal
  • Salary range of $75,786 to $85,776 per annum pro-rata (based on experience) plus 10% superannuation

The Australian Conservation Foundation stands for ecological sustainability. We get to the heart of environmental problems by tackling the underlying social and economic causes and has been a strong and effective voice for the environment for 50 years.

ACF is offering a rare opportunity for a decisive and skilled networker, who thinks strategically and wants to use their outstanding advocacy and negotiation skills to make a real difference to the future of Australia.

You will work with the Director of Campaigns to ensure effective liaison between ACF, conservation, civil society, government to advance our agenda for a society powered by clean energy, safeguarding and regenerating the natural environment and building a strong constituency for nature and a safe climate. You will provide strategic political advice to ACF campaigns.

For more information about this opportunity, view the full position description or contact Karen Kershaw on 03 9345 1148. If this opportunity sounds like the one you have been waiting for, but you don’t meet all of the selection criteria, please call Karen to discuss as there may be flexibility for the right person.

Submit your application, addressing the selection criteria, to by midnight Wednesday 12th of November 2014. Please note that applications not addressing the selection criteria will not be considered.