NGO Recruitment’s NFP Hiring insights and salary snapshot 2022

Community Campaigner

Organisation Name Seed
Location Australia wide
Date Posted 2023-03-09
Job Type Full-Time
Job Number 1043986
  • Make a stand with Australia's first Indigenous youth climate network
  • Inspire and motivate community to support campaigns and create impact
  • Location - The Kimberleys| Negotiable - Broome, Perth, Western Australia


The Role

Does encouraging your mob to raise awareness and support First Nations people to have a powerful voice in the fight for climate justice call to you?

Reporting to the Campaign Director, in this role you will influence, motivate and inspire community to share the Seed story and support highly impactful campaigns that create change for climate justice.

You will:
  • Use a variety of platforms, including public speaking at events and workshops and across social media to engage with community and drive campaign messaging
  • Engage with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities to further build and deepen connections
  • Support young people to lead the generational wide movement to solve the climate crisis
  • Collaborate with staff and volunteers to manage and deliver in person and online events
  • Network with donors, community groups, schools and universities
  • Write campaign plans and reports

The Benefits

  • Be part of a highly dynamic not for profit organisation
  • Respectful, values driven, culturally sensitive environment
  • Flexible working arrangements, including remote work from home options
  • Generous leave provisions (annual, family, cultural, end of year shutdown, TOIL)
  • Annual professional development and wellbeing allowances and Employee Assistance Program

Skills Required

You are an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander person who wants to create change in community and protect country. 
You are passionate about First Nations justice issues and the climate movement and you have:
  • Experience working and building relationships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and communities
  • Previously been involved in or with campaigning or advocacy to create change
  • Capability to adapt quickly and meet deadlines
  • Ability to travel on short notice

The Organisation

Seed is Australia's first Indigenous Youth Climate Network, building a movement led by and for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people to protect country, culture and communities from the causes and impacts of climate change. 

Seed provide platforms for Indigenous young people to build their skills, confidence and networks to lead action on climate justice campaigns in their communities. Since launching in 2014, Seed has rapidly grown to be a powerful, national grassroots network of volunteers across the country. They elevate the voices of First Nations people to lead solutions to the climate crisis and to create change.

Formal education and qualifications matter less than experience, excellence, initiative and drive. If a couple of these criteria speak to you, you could be who we’re looking for and we’d love for you to send us a resume and cover letter telling us about yourself. Please apply by clicking the link, sending an email to or contact Kelly Gentle on 02 8243 0570 with any specific questions.

Please note there is no formal closing date for this role, if you are interested we would encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

NGO Recruitment values equitable recruitment practices and is committed to representing candidates reflective of the diverse organisations and communities we work with. We welcome and encourage applications from all backgrounds, ages, and identities, and are happy to adjust our recruitment process to support accessibility needs. If you are interested in this position and have most of the skills or experience we are looking for, please go ahead and apply.

Please be advised you can upload two attachments, including your resume and covering letter when submitting your application.