- Job posted on: 31st Mar 2021
- Applications close:
WorkVenture’s purpose is Social Inclusion Through Technology – the growth of this program is one way that we can achieve our purpose. WorkVentures is Australia's oldest social enterprises that is being forced to pivot due to changing economic, technological, social and environment changes in Australia.
This newly created role will be responsible for developing, growing and resourcing the corporate e-waste business that includes the collection, warehousing and reconditioning of e-waste (mainly laptops, computers etc), then the resale and technical support of this technology for their clients. This is a business to business and business to consumer business that supports disadvantaged, minority groups and low income earners. You will need to partner with corporates, Centrelink, charities and government to ensure the success of the business.
WorkVenture’s corporate recycling, reuse and tech support functions provide training and employment opportunities for Australian’s young people. By expanding our recycling/reuse business we can support put more people in roles and provide technology to those who would otherwise be isolated.
With the support of business development, marketing, finance and customer specialists, you will design a business that is attractive to corporate, government and NFP companies. You will then develop partnership agreements and support the implementation and growth of the programs.
We are looking for someone with strong social conscience with a passion for the environment and people. You will have social and IT program development skills, a passion for social inclusion and very strong business and financial management, project management and corporate partnerships skills.
We expect this to be a 12 month contract that will evolve into a Head of Programs for the various social programs that WorkVentures is proud to offer.
Review the website for more information and contact Natalie for more insight into the company, its strategy and how you can be part of the team that supports youth through employment and training, reducing the technology gap for disadvantaged communities and solving the issue of IT waste and reuse in Australia.
Can be located in Melbourne or Sydney. Reports to the CEO and is a part of the senior management team! No direct reports at this stage.
Applications for this role close as soon as we find the one.
To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below. Alternatively, call Natalie Carrington from Bloom on 0439 626 393. Please don't send applications to my inbox. Apply via the apply now button only.