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Senior Submissions & Tender Writer

Organisation : Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency

Location : Melbourne

Work type : Full-time

Profession : Policy & Research

Sector : Children

Salary type : Annual Package

Salary : 90000-100000 per Year

About the organisation

Organisation Name : Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency

About the role

  • Strong skills writing submissions and tenders
  • Northern Suburb offices, close to public transport & WFH options
  • $92,700 per annum, plus superannuation (and NFP packaging)

The Organisation:
Based in the northern suburbs (with flexible working options), the Victorian Aboriginal Child Care Agency (VACCA) is an Aboriginal community-controlled organisation that supports and advocates for Aboriginal children, families, and community.   VACCA is committed to its vision of self-determination – Live, Experience, and Be. It advocates for children and other vulnerable community members and shows respect for, observance of, and compliance with, Aboriginal cultural protocols, practice, and ceremony. 
The Role:
The Senior Submissions & Tender Writer role involves:

  • Researching and writing submissions in response to grant and tender opportunities;
  • Working with operational managers across VACCA to support implementation of funded programs and projects;
  • Liaising with regional staff, senior managers, Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations, other community sector organisations and government departments; and
  • Working collaboratively, and supporting and guiding other staff as a senior member of the team

The Person:
The successful applicant will possess:

  • Strong skills and experience in writing documents such as submissions or policy papers or research reports in a community services field or related area;
  • Demonstrated understanding of, and commitment to, the values that underpin VACCA’s vision and purpose and the capacity to take a leadership role in championing these values internally and externally;
  • Demonstrated awareness and appreciation of Aboriginal societies and cultures, and commitment to continually build knowledge of such, along with a high level of awareness of the key issues which impact upon Aboriginal communities;
  • Understanding of and capacity to support service implementation;
  • Skills and experience in project planning and project management;
  • Skills and experience in developing program or project budgets;
  • Excellent computer skills across the Microsoft Office suite;

The Offer:
The salary on offer for this role is in the range $92,700 per annum, plus superannuation offered as a full position. In addition, attractive PBI/NFP packaging is available.
If you have exceptional skills in the above areas and are looking for a new and exciting challenge, please make an application by clicking the ‘Apply’ tab below to submit your resume and cover letter in Word format. To confidentially discuss this role further, please feel free to call Debbie Ewington (0476 270 309) from Johnson Recruitment.

Johnson Recruitment and VACCA actively embrace diversity in the workforce through inclusive community representation of gender, culture and thought.
This is a retained, exclusive assignment and any direct applications or referrals will be forwarded to Johnson Recruitment. 

How to apply


Please quote in application: Senior Submissions & Tender Writer via Pro Bono Australia.

Profession: #Policy_and_Research
Sector: #Children


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