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Position: Events and Membership Coordinator
Reports to: Associate Director, Program and Delivery
Business Units: Programming
Location: Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne or Adelaide
Work type: Full Time
CEDA – the Committee for Economic Development of Australia – is an independent, not-for-profit member-based think tank that works to champion ideas, research and policy reform. We do this by identifying policy issues that matter for Australia’s future and pursuing solutions to positively shape economic and social development in Australia.
CEDA's membership spans every state and territory and includes Australia's leading businesses, community organisations, government departments and academic institutions. The organisation was founded in 1960 by leading economist Sir Douglas Copland, and his legacy of applying economic analysis to practical problems to aid the development of Australia has continued for over 60 years, influencing reform and impact across the nation.
CEDA’s priorities for Australia’s future economic development are outlined in Connecting People with Progress. CEDA’s approach to pursuing its policy priorities is in line with our organisational values:
Working at CEDA is fun and fast paced, we embrace our values and enjoy social activities with our colleagues. Our benefits include:
Are you a passionate events coordinator committed to working for the greater good? Based in one of our capital city CBD offices, we are seeking a candidate for a permanent role with demonstrated ability to manage a busy program of events of varying sizes and complexity, coupled with experience in stakeholder engagement and CRM systems.
Working as part of a diverse and growing national team of Event Coordinators, the event component of the role will incorporate the majority of your working week. You will manage the end to end event logistics, including partnering with our senior event programmers who design the event content, confirm speakers and sponsors. You will have regular engagement with internal CEDA stakeholders to ensure successful event delivery.
The membership support component of the role will require you to work alongside the membership team to provide high level, timely and accurate support primarily in the maintenance of CRM membership information, including monthly membership renewals, onboarding/offboarding members, and related CRM updates.
In addition, as part of one of our small state-based teams you will have some responsibilities for overall office management activities that assist in ensuring the effective daily operation of the office.
Does this sound like you? Please email your CV and cover letter to email@example.com (please include Events and Membership Coordinator and your capital city location in the subject heading). The cover letter must be addressed to Sharon Braun, Associate Director, Program and Delivery, and detail how your skills and experience align with this position. Applications without a covering letter will not be considered. Closing date for all applications will be Friday 30 April 2021.
A salary circa $65k, commensurate with experience and skills, along with an additional week of annual leave at year-end will be offered to the successful candidate.
Please be reminded that all personal information collected during the selection process will only be used for recruitment and employment purposes.
CEDA – the Committee for Economic Development of Australia – is an independent, membership-based think tank formed in 1960.
For 60 years, CEDA has identified the policy issues that matter for Australia’s future and pursued solutions that deliver better economic and social outcomes for the greater good.
CEDA’s independence and a membership base that spans across Australia and all sectors makes us unique in the Australian policy landscape, and enables us to bring together and harness the insights and ideas of a broad cross-section of industry, government, community and academia.
Working with our members, we deliver on our purpose by:
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The values at CEDA have been developed and designed by the team to represent who we are and what drives us.