Positions available

Reconciliation Action Plan Engagement Advisor – Canberra

Applications close 18 Dec 2017

About the Role

The Reconciliation Action Plan Engagement Advisor will collaborate closely with new and existing partners, supporting the strategic direction of the program and driving the development and implementation of partners’ Reconciliation Action Plans. The role will lead internal projects within the organisation refining the outcome and impact of the program.

About the Team

The Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) unit supports organisations across Australia in developing and executing Reconciliation Action Plans (RAPs) that create sustainable objectives and solutions to foster reconciliation and create social change for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. We currently have over 950 organisations with a current RAP in addition to new organisations looking to grow the social impact of the program within their organisations.

Our team is made up of diverse people, backgrounds and perspectives with a strong commitment in enabling our RAP partners to define their reconciliation objectives and act on them in a strategic and tangible manner.

About You

  • You will have demonstrated strategic, critical thinking, analytical and conceptual skills with project management experience and expertise.
  • Your previous experience working with a diverse range of stakeholders, combined with your understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander issues, will qualify you to provide valuable strategic direction to our RAP partners.
  • Reconciliation Australia will provide you with a unique experience working in the not-for-profit sector and liaising closely with individuals, senior executives and working groups from a range of other sectors.  The role will enable you to play a key leadership role in working within the RAP unit and alongside other units within the organisation.

Reconciliation Australia strongly encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applications for the role.

How to contact us

To register your interest for the role and for access to the job description, please email jobs@reconciliation.org.au.

For a confidential discussion of the role, please contact the HR Advisor on 02 6273 9200.