- Job posted on: 22nd Nov 2023
- Applications close:
Global Voices is an independent, youth-led and run, not-for-profit organisation with the mission to develop Australia’s future leaders in diplomacy, policy and advocacy through practical internationally-orientated experiences. Since our founding in 2011, we have supported over 285 young people to attend over 70 international summits. These summits range from official United Nations conferences, Y20 Summits, OECD, World Health Organisation, and World Bank meetings.
This is an exciting role for a passionate, self-motivated individual who is interested in global diplomacy and wants to gain experience leading delegations of young people to domestic and international conferences. The Delegations Manager is responsible for recruiting high performing individuals into our delegation cohorts, organising and coordinating the delegations themselves, leading the delegations to international conferences, and coordinating the Policy Fellowship program.
Global Voices is seeking applications from a young person (30 or under) who is able to contribute to a high performing team, mentor the Global Voices Policy Fellows to achieve high standards and outcomes, and work confidently to overcome unforeseen challenges.
The ideal candidate will have a work / study / interest background in two or more of the following topics:
Excellent written and verbal communication skills:
Excellent interpersonal skills:
A high degree of emotional intelligence:
Demonstrated leadership skills:
Excellent public policy knowledge:
Strong organisation and time management skills:
Ability to manage competing priorities and deadlines and to confidently adapt to changing circumstances
Project management skills:
The successful applicant for this role will work within our Executive Team, which consists of young professionals who manage studies or other full-time work alongside their role at Global Voices. This role is voluntary in nature, however it presents a unique and exceptional professional development experience that will build your communication, organisation and leadership skills, enables you to develop unique and high-value networks, and provides high-level international experience and global awareness.
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Shortlisted candidates may be invited for an interview before applications close. The successful applicant will be subject to a 3-month probationary period and will work closely with the outgoing Program Manager, CEO, and Executive Team to ensure all aspects of the role are handed over successfully.
If you have any questions regarding the role, please email your inquiries [email protected] using the subject line: Delegations Manager (Voluntary Position) enquiry via EthicalJobs.