United Voice SA Branch, one of South Australia's largest Unions. is seeking motivated and committed applicant for the position of:

Organiser

Principle Duties

  • Growing union membership and density
  • Building workplace and industry activism and leadership
  • Working with members, Delegates and employers to resolve collective workplace issues
  • Organising collective campaign actions and activities

Qualifications / Experience

  • A commitment to and understanding of the labour movement is essential
  • Excellent communication, messaging, rapport building and objection handling skills with a diverse range of people
  • Ability to motivate and educate union members and potential members
  • Ability to work outside of the union office (role requires approx. 70% of out of office work)
  • An understanding of sectors that United Voice members work in is an advantage
  • Experience in one of the following: union, community, social justice, student or other activist campaigns, volunteer work or relevant social studies or industrial relations work
  • Computer skills (Microsoft applications, Outlook, iPad)
  • Driver’s licence essential

Conditions of Employment

A salary package dependent upon qualifications and relevant experience in line with the United Voice National Terms and Conditions of Employment, including a fully maintained motor vehicle.

The successful applicant would be required to commence work as soon as possible.

A letter of application with Curriculum Vitae including suitable references and indicating the position you are applying for should be addressed to: David Gray, Acting Branch Secretary, United Voice, PO Box 220 TORRENSVILLE PLAZA SA 5031 or by e-mail at sue.harrison@unitedvoice.org.au by no later than 12 noon Friday 26 July 2019.

The Union is an equal opportunity employer and has a smoke free working environment.

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