Community Project Officer

Job Title: Community Project Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Camden
Salary: $1455 - $1667 per week, Benefits: Up to 12 month contract, work life balance and a competitive rate
Start Date: 2019-01-22
Reference: JO-1901-93098-2
Contact Name: Katherine Fry
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2019 16:29

Job Description

About the Role

Are you a strategic and political thinker looking to work within local council? We are seeking a multi talented Community Project Officer for a maternity leave cover contract, between 6 - 12 months.
Embrace the work life balance with 35 hour week/7 hour days but be prepared to work overtime (paid!) on the lead up to big events. 

This position offers a unique opportunity to get involved with the events (think International Womens Day and the Multicultural March,) the Community Financial Assistance programs (Community small grants, sponsorship, Donations for charity and supporting special achievers) and grass roots community development for a local council based in Southern Sydney.

On a day to day basis, the successful candidate will be responsible for the facilitation of council groups and their meetings, administration of the Financial Assistance Program and event management of councils upcoming events.

About You

The perfect candidate will have experience or exposure to event management, community development and financial assistance programs.
Other requirements include:
- Knowledge of Local Government systems and operations.
- A working understanding of social justice and community development principles.
- Ability to work within a team.
- Attention to detail specifically in relation to report writing, research skills and managing budgets and deadlines.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Kat Fry on 02 8093 0629, quoting ref no. JO-1901-93098. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at

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