- Job posted on: 24th Feb 2021
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When it comes to our environment, the Australian Conservation Foundation has been leading the way in protecting our living world for over half a century.
We are the national environment organisation committed to caring for Australia’s unique and beautiful wildlife and natural world. We’re inclusive, non-partisan and funded by the Australian community.
Whether it’s advocating for the Great Barrier Reef, Tasmania’s forests or koalas snoozing in big old trees, our dedicated community of over 700,000 supporters are constantly working to create a world where forests, rivers, people, and wildlife thrive.
The National Campaigner – Climate Change will be responsible for delivering key climate change aspects of ACF’s national campaign to achieve a national net zero emissions target with a credible plan to achieve it in 2021/22.
ACF regards the post COVID economic recovery as an opportunity to rapidly accelerate Australia’s transition to net zero emissions well before 2050. With the Glasgow COP-26 scheduled for November and federal election by May 2022, this period will be the most important ever for advancing emissions reduction and energy policies at the state and federal level. To seize this opportunity, ACF is increasing its capacity with this two-year position.
View the full position description here.
The successful applicant will have a track record of successful engagement with decision makers across the political spectrum at a state and/or federal level and with business and/or their representative bodies.
If this is you, we want to hear from you! Don’t miss this exciting opportunity.
Submit your application including a cover letter (addressing the key selection criteria in the position description) and your resume combined in one document (word or PDF) to Gavan McFadzean, Program Manager: Climate & Energy below.
Applicants may be contacted to progress to the next stage of recruitment prior to the close date, so get in early - we want to hear from you!