About the Role
The Member Events Coordinator has carriage of the association’s continuing professional development (CPD) member events and conferences. Over recent years, the flagship conference for OV has been the Southern Regional Congress (SRC) which attracts approximately 900 delegates to Melbourne, and is the largest annual optometry CPD event in the southern hemisphere. We are in the process of changing the way our conference program is delivered and this represents an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate. In addition to our conferences the Member Events Coordinator will coordinate OV’s delivery of our expanding portfolio of smaller, boutique member events across metropolitan and regional Victoria. With sound knowledge of major events planning and delivery, the Member Events Coordinator will assist the CEO to improve the Association’s events, with a view to enhancing the professional lives of all optometrists in Victoria. A competitive salary package will be negotiated to attract the high calibre professional we seek for this appointment.
About the Organisation
With around 1,300 members Optometry Victoria (OV) is the professional association for optometrists and eye health professionals across Victoria. As an incorporated association OV is one of six member states of Optometry Australia providing advocacy and member services while acting as a strong voice for the profession.
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Applications must include the following: • Covering letter addressed to Pete Haydon, CEO; • Brief statement addressing the key selection criteria; • Resume of no more than 5 pages; • Details of referee names and their current position with a brief explanation of your relationship. Referees will only be contacted with your prior agreement as part of the final recruitment phase of this process. Please forward your completed application to email@example.com The closing date for applications has been extended until 5.00PM Monday 6 August 2018.
Please quote in application: Member Events Coordinator (approx 0.6 FTE) via Pro Bono Australia.