Project Director - Emergency Action Alliance
  • Opportunity to lead the development of a vital, new emergency response consortia
  • Fixed Term (three years) full-time (part time of .8fte will be considered)
  • Competitive salary appropriate to the sector, with salary packaging offered
  • Located in Sydney, Melbourne or Canberra

Today, our world is experiencing more disasters, in more complex environments, than ever before. Disaster affected communities need help, and Australians want to respond. The Emergency Action Alliance (EAA) is committed to mobilising the Australian public’s response to the world’s largest disasters through a coordinated appeals mechanism. 17 top Australian humanitarian agencies have joined together for the first time to provide an appeal mechanism which simplifies giving for the Australian public, increasing trust, funding and program outcomes for affected communities.

We are seeking an experienced Project Director to lead us through the next phase of development; from minimum viable project to fully functioning launch. The role provides opportunities for you to show you are a dynamic, committed, proactive leader motivated by working with a small team. You have proven ability to communicate your vision to a broad range of stakeholders, drawing on your humanitarian and fundraising expertise.

To apply for this role, please click here:

You will be taken to an Act for Peace site as the EAA member agency managing the recruitment process.

Please provide:
- Your CV
- Statement against selection criteria
- A completed copy of the Application form

Deadline for applications: Sunday 12th July 2020.

For further information please contact: Janet Cousens, CEO for Act for Peace, at or Adrian Graham, COO for ChildFund, at