Volunteer & Events Administrator

Full time

About the Role

The Volunteer & Events Administrator is responsible for overseeing the volunteer experience and administering WAGEC’s signature fundraising and community events. You will be a champion of volunteering within WAGEC.

The core responsibilities of this role are:

  • Review WAGEC’s volunteer program and integrate it across the organisation
  • Administer the delivery of the volunteer program
  • Administer signature WAGEC events that support our community engagement and fundraising activities
  • Actively contribute to WAGEC’s organisational culture

About You

To excel in this role, you will have experience in volunteer programs, events and maintaining stakeholder relationships. You will be self-motivated and able to prioritise competing tasks whilst maintaining your attention to detail. You are a people-person and know how to get things done with others. You want to contribute your professional skills to creating a safer future for women and families.

This role is classified as SCHADS 4. It is a 12-month, full time, fixed term contract.

About the Organisation

The Women’s and Girls’ Emergency Centre (WAGEC) is a non-government, not-for profit charitable organisation that delivers a range of crisis and early intervention accommodation and support services to women, children, young people, and families who are experiencing, or at risk of homelessness and/or domestic and family violence.

We have operated in Sydney’s inner city and inner west for over 40 years. We currently deliver our Families Service through an alliance with the St Vincent De Paul Society, Jewish House and Stepping Out. Other WAGEC activities are delivered in partnership with community, business and government stakeholders.

How to Apply

If you have any questions, please call/email us before making an application

Send us your application which should contain:• Your 2-3 page CV, and• A 2-page cover letter telling us why you think you are the best person to fill thisrole and what characteristics you will bring to the WAGEC team.

Applications close at 9.00am (Sydney time) 4 November 2019.5) Applications should be emailed to recruitment@wagec.org.au

** if you think you have what it takes to do this role but you don’t meet our selection criteria, please get in touch anyway to discuss your situation.We recognise that sometimes the right candidate for a job is based in personal qualities not just qualifications **

For Further Information:Meredith Turnbull WAGEC Recruitment Consultant

Phone: 0437 880 010

Email: recruitment@wagec.org.au