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Coordinator, Operations and Community Engagement


Employer: Australian Red Cross
Work Type/s: Contract, Full Time
Classification/s: Management, Operations & Risk Management, Project Management, Volunteer Management
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Adelaide

Job posted on: 06 September, 2019.
Applications close: 21 September, 2019.

  • Full time position
  • Maximum term role until 30 June 2020
  • Based in Adelaide, SA  

Who are we

Australian Red Cross is part of the world’s largest humanitarian organisation. Our aim is to improve the lives of the most vulnerable people in Australia and across our region. 

About the role 

The role will work with the State Manager, Emergency Services in leading Red Cross’ Emergency Services Operational activities in South Australia. The role has a strong focus on working in partnership with a range of community, non-government and government stakeholders to achieve program outcomes.

The role will also lead the mobilisation and engagement of Red Cross Emergency Services volunteers to support our programs.

What you will bring:

  • Experience in leading staff and/or volunteers.
  • Demonstrated experience and proficiency in community and volunteer engagement.
  • An understanding of Emergency Management concepts, policies and principles.
  • Experience in project management, including design, implementation and evaluation of projects.
  • Proven ability to demonstrate adaptive and effective leadership as part of a team and within a matrix management structure.
  • Highly developed oral and written communication skills, including presentation and media liaison.
  • Basic proficiency in MS Office or similar software.

Benefits

Be part of one of the largest humanitarian organisations and know that the work that you do will help improve outcomes for vulnerable people. Red Cross offers generous salary packaging benefits and flexible working arrangements.

Position Description:Download File Operations Coordinator PD - July 2019.pdf

How to apply for this job

Apply here.

For further enquiries please see position description above or contact Jai O'Toole on 08 8100 4687.