Job opportunity - IDPWD Project Officer Position

Date posted: 
11 October 2010

Nican is seeking a temporary project officer to work 20 hours per week between now and 10 December on  an exciting new project as part of the ACT celebrations for the International Day of People with a Disability.  

You will work with us to approach a range of ACT businesses, venues and services to encourage them to open their doors for people with disabilities, families and carers on the period around the 3 December by providing free entries, 2 for one offers, discounts, access tours and other benefits to International Day pass holders.  

The project is being made possible as part of a partnership between Nican, the ACT Government, the Commonwealth and a number of ACT community organisations. 

This is an opportunity to gain skills in project management through a high profile, short term and fun project in the lead up to IDPWD and there is potential for flexible working arrangements.            

This position would suit an enthusiastic and creative person who enjoys event planning and understands the requirements of sponsorship arrangements.   Section criteria are included in the attached kit. 

The position is part time (20 hours a week) and offers an attractive remuneration package that will be negotiated based on skills, abilities and experience.  The successful candidate will be offered a fixed term contract till 10 December 2010.

To apply, please refer to the attached application kit and provide an expression of interest of no more than three pages in 12 pt Arial to the following email address:   [email protected] by COB Monday 18 October 2010.