Events Coordinator

The ACTU Events Coordinator coordinates the planning and delivery of a range of conferences and events for the Australian Council of Trade Unions. The ACTU is renowned for its high profile, innovative events & conferences. This is an exciting permanent position, based in Melbourne. The successful applicant will be an experienced events professional, with flair and passion for running conferences, forums and seminars for a variety of participants.  Proven ability to manage budgets and oversee commercial relationships is vital. A commitment to trade union values and experience working in a political environment are required.

We need you to:

  • Deliver the ACTU Congress
  • Manage multiple small to midsize events relying on internal resources and limited external support
  • Have strong organisational skills
  • Show excellent political judgement, strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Exercise negotiation skills
  • Work with limited supervision & to tight deadlines
  • Budget & manage projects
  • Communicate with other teams and motivate people

If this sounds like you contact bdavison@actu.org.au for a copy of the PD and a confidential discussion.

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