Current office volunteer roles

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We regularly require volunteers for set roles within our offices. Select one of our offices below or register as a volunteer for monthly updates on new positions.

Sydney

Sydney Warehouse

Volunteer with Greenpeace

How to apply

Step 1: Email your CV

Email your brief CV, cover letter and availability to . Please include the role you are applying for and short statements on how you meet the desirable skills for the role.

Step 2: Register

Register as a Greenpeace volunteer using our online registration form to get regular email updates on new opportunities.

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Current paid vacancies

 

Sydney Office

 

Digital Marketing Volunteer        

Department: Digital

Reporting to: Digital Marketing Specialist

Status: Volunteer (unpaid)

Minimum Commitment: 1-3 days per week, for minimum 3 months (with option to continue)

Looking for some incredible experience, while making a contribution to an organisation fighting for a healthy planet?

Why Greenpeace?

Australia and the Pacific are unique and precious environments. We've got a beautiful climate, rich oceans, vast forests and healthy food. Yet all of this is under threat. Greenpeace takes action to protect our natural home, now and for the future. We investigate and expose environmental abuse, hold decision-makers accountable, promote effective solutions and inspire others to create positive change. And this is where you come in!

Due to an increasing number of opportunities, we need someone to support the Digital Marketing team and assist with a range of digital marketing initiatives. You will be working within a small team of staff who define, implement and optimize inbound marketing programs including paid social (both internal and outsourced) content marketing, landing page and search engine optimisation. Driven by a love of data, you will have the opportunity to test your skills, explore ideas and learn as you go.

What you will be up to in this role:

  • Assist in the acquisition of new supporters (both financial and non-financial)
  • Setting up adwords/facebook campaigns
  • Researching keywords/creative
  • Analysis of traffic and interaction data related to all digital platforms used by GP Australia
  • Assist in the collating of information for campaign reporting.

Some of the skills and experience we are looking for in you:

  • Values diversity, in particular having a global mindset and cultural awareness
  • Innovation, in particular considering the ‘cutting-edge’ core value of Greenpeace
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • High level computer skills (Office, Excel specifically)
  • Knowledge of advertising platforms (helpful/not essential)
  • Knack for numbers
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Identification with Greenpeace goals and belief in Greenpeace values.

What We Can Offer You!

As a Greenpeace volunteer, you’ll be part of an important program of work to stop climate change, save the ancient forests and protect our world's oceans, earth and sky!

  • You get to work in a team of skilled, dedicated digital trouble makers determined to disrupt the status quo
  • You get to use your skills for good; engaging and motivating everyday folk to take action for the planet
  • You will have the independence and scope to experiment, innovate and advance the aims of the team
  • We work hard and play harder.

How to apply:

Greenpeace welcomes and values diversity of people, cultural experiences and perspectives. We actively encourage applications from all corners of our global society. Through our campaigning, we create solutions that promote environmental sustainability rooted in social justice.      

To apply for this role please submit a CV (of no more than 3 pages) and a separate Cover Letter (of no more than 1 page) detailing your suitability for the role.

Note: Not all responsibilities and competencies listed in the Role Description need to be addressed; it is left to the discretion of the applicant which to focus on.

Please direct applications or enquiries to:

Human Resources

 

Applications close at midnight on 28 February 2018.

 

Sydney Warehouse

 

Warehouse Assistant

Volunteer for an organisation that is impactful with its campaigns and stops environmental destruction.

About the role:

A volunteer opportunity exists to work within the Actions Unit of Greenpeace Australia Pacific (GPAP). The Actions Unit is a dynamic team which is responsible for planning and delivering GPAP actions, activist coordination, training, and management of the GPAP warehouse and campaign equipment. The Warehouse Assistant volunteer role is for 2-3 days per week (hours are flexible).

This is an essential role to assist the Actions Unit in the management of the warehouse, its equipment and the implementation of GPAP’s campaigns as they pertain to the Actions Unit.

All of our volunteers work closely with the manager to gain valuable experience and skills. We expect a high standard of commitment, professionalism and a positive attitude from our volunteers.  In return we organise a work-station, regular catch-ups with the other volunteers and the opportunity for further training.

Tasks:

  • Helping with campaign and actions related logistics as requested
  • Assisting with scheduled monthly maintenance work on actions equipment, boats, climb equipment, vehicles
  • Helping with the preparation and implementation of actions specific training, this will include inflatable boats, climbing and NVDA trainings
  • Help clear out old inventory stock and organise space and systems for equipment
  • Setting up the database and assist the beginning of the process of building a comprehensive actions equipment inventory
  • Keep the warehouse in a clean, tidy and usable state
  • Working closely with other volunteers to finish projects and meet deadlines
  • Helping to prepare and implement campaign materials and campaign activities
  • Administration.

 Please direct applications or enquiries to:

Human Resources