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Senior Advisor - Events

Our Watch is looking for a Senior Advisor - Events, responsible for planning and managing events across the organisation to enhance the it’s reputation and strengthen relationships with partners and major stakeholders.

Our Watch is a national not‐for‐profit, established in 2013 to drive nation‐wide change in the culture, behaviours and structures driving violence against women and their children and is based in Melbourne.

About the role:
An exciting opportunity now exists to be a part of the Our Watch Marketing and Communications team. Working as part of cross‐functional project teams this role is responsible for planning and managing events across Our Watch to enhance the organisation’s reputation and strengthen relationships with partners and major stakeholders, including politicians and the media, to engage the community in action to prevent violence against women and their children.

The Senior Advisor – Events is responsible for providing strategic advice with regard to the timing, location and format of events related to activities from across the organisation.

About you:
We are looking for someone with relevant tertiary qualifications in public relations, events management or another related field who has a proven track record of planning and managing high calibre events in prestigious venues; and demonstrated success with engaging the offices of senior political leaders and agents of prominent media personalities.

How to apply
Download a copy of the full Position Description here.

Email your application to recruitment@ourwatch.org.au consisting of:
  • Cover letter outlining your interest in the role, inclusive of a statement against the Skills and Qualifications criteria in the Position Description.
  • Resume
For further information regarding this role please contact Lisa Zilberpriver at lisa.zilberpriver@ourwatch.org.au. Please note the closing date for applications is 9am, Monday 12 November 2018.

Our Watch recognises and values diversity amongst its staff and strongly encourages suitably qualified people from all cultural backgrounds, especially Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and/or with lived experience of disability, to apply.

More information about Our Watch’s vision, purpose and work areas can be found in our Strategic Plan and other documents, available on our website: www.ourwatch.org.au