NGO Recruitment supports the Voice to Parliament and a YES vote on 14th October

Research Assistant

Organisation Name NGO Recruitment
Location Work from home
Date Posted 2023-07-17
Job Type Full-time
Job Number 1102002
  • Work for an organisation passionate about advocating for people with disability
  • 6 month contract starting immediately
  • WFH flexibility


The Organisation

Our client takes an active approach to connecting with communities across Australia, championing the rights and well-being of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with disabilities.

The Role
Reporting to National Strategic Partnerships and Impact Manager, you will be responsible for:
  • Creating, implementing, and enhancing project management plans
  • Researching and presenting data
  • Analysing and interpreting requirements
  • Overseeing contract management processes
  • Ensuring consistent and effective communication with all stakeholders
  • Contribute to the process of collecting and analyzing data
  • Prepare reports and presentations
  • Design meeting agendas
  • Take accurate and detailed meeting minutes

Skills Required
You will be an experienced Project Officer or Research Assistant, ideally within the NFP sector, and have:
  • Demonstrated experience in designing, implementing, and evaluating organizational change programs
  • Expertise in high-level project management, qualitative and quantitative research, and analytical skills
  • Experience writing and translating complex reports and presentations
  • knowledge, understanding, and deep respect for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and cultures

If you are looking for a role in which you can utilize your project lead/research skills, please apply by sending submitting your resume and cover letter addressing the skills required. Alternatively, please call Gabrielle Patterson on 03 8080 8978 for a further discussion.

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.