Communications and Content Officer

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia · Marketing and Communications


Today, there are more refugees, asylum seekers and displaced people worldwide than at any time since World War II. That’s more than 65 million people forced to flee their homes to escape conflict and disaster.

It’s a terrible injustice. And one that we can, and must, overcome.

We believe that when people all over the world work together, big changes really are possible. That’s why we’ve made it our mission to act in partnership with other passionate people, like you, across the globe to achieve safety, justice and dignity in communities threatened by conflict and disaster. We don’t think there’s any task more important.

Since 1949 our supporters have provided food, shelter, education, healthcare and training to help the world’s most vulnerable prepare for, cope with and recover from crisis.

Together we’re tackling the root causes of injustice, and are building a brighter future for everyone. We hope that you’ll join us in this vital mission.

You’re a highly driven, tech-savvy and creative person looking for a role where your passion for content and communications can shine. You want to be challenged and inspired and are excited by the idea of learning new things every day and continuously developing your skills.

Strategic, curious and with an eye for detail, you want a varied role in an environment where your creative judgement and hard-work will be valued. Most of all, you want a position that will enable you to put your passion for global justice into action and make a difference where it’s needed most in the world.

You’ll play be playing a crucial role in the Supporter Experience team, creating and delivering engaging content that will inspire new and existing supporters to do more, give more and stay longer in the fight against injustice. You’ll keep up to date with the latest digital marketing trends and deliver Act for peace’s content strategy across multiple channels - including social media, website, print, and email.

You’ll plan and organiseAct for Peace’s content gathering trips to source photo and video material from our international programs, and share this material with your colleagues via our online media library. You’ll also share these inspiring stories of change with supporters by overseeing the production of videos, web and email content and publications such as our supporter magazine and annual report.

You’ll be learning from an award-winning, motivated and experienced team – and you’ll be using your skills to make a big and growing contribution to achieving safety, justice and dignity in communities around the world threatened by conflict and disaster.

This is a full-time permanent position based in our Sydney CBD office. The salary will be negotiated with the successful candidate.


Full details including detailed selection criteria can be found in the Information Pack which you can download here.

Applications close: Tuesday 22nd January 2019

Please contact 1800 025 101 or [email protected], if you have any queries. Thank you for your interest in this position.

Act for Peace (AfP) is committed to the safety and best interest of all children and young people accessing AfP supported services, programs and workplace. The preferred candidate is advised that they will be required to sign a Child Safeguarding Policy and AfP reserve the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures prior to employment being confirmed.

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