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Senior Policy and Project Officer

Employer: Federation of Ethnic Communities' Councils of Australia
Work Type/s: Contract, Full Time
Classification/s: Legal & Human Rights, Multiculturalism & Diversity, Policy & Research
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Canberra & ACT

Job posted on: 06 January, 2017.
Applications close: 22 January, 2017.

The Federation of Ethnic Communities’ Councils of Australia (FECCA) seeks to employ a Senior Policy and Project Officer commencing as soon as possible. This is a full time position until June 2018, with the possibility of extension.

FECCA is the national peak body representing and advocating for Australia’s culturally and linguistically diverse communities. FECCA is a non-government, not-for-profit organisation that promotes multiculturalism, community harmony, human rights and social justice in the interests of all Australians.

FECCA is looking for an exceptional person with motivation, experience and commitment to cultural diversity and its associated values, and strong expertise in general multicultural policy.

The position will offer the successful applicant excellent opportunities to use a wide range of skills and to demonstrate their energy, creativity, communication, interpersonal and policy capacities. The position is based in the Canberra.

The salary range is $67,500 - $75,000.

A full position description is attached below.

How to apply for this job

To view the job description, duty statement and selection criteria please visit the FECCA website at

Applications addressing the selection criteria, your CV and contact details for two professional referees should be e-mailed to using the subject line: Senior Policy and Project Officer application via EthicalJobs.

Further information about the positions can be obtained by calling Beverley Roberts on 02 6282 5755.

Applications are due by midnight Sunday 22 January 2017.

Supporting materials  Senior Policy and Project Officer 2017.pdf