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Program activities coordinator (full time, fixed term role)

Interplast Australia & New Zealand (Interplast) is a small, highly regarded not-for-profit organisation that has been in operation since 1983. Our work facilitates voluntary medical teams to provide treatment to improve the lives of people in developing countries in the Asia Pacific region who are disabled as a result of congenital or acquired medical conditions. Education and training for local medical staff is an important part of our mission of rebuilding bodies and repairing lives.

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to work in our unique international development organisation. We are looking for a dynamic and experienced Program Activities Coordinator to coordinate a portfolio of programs in the Asia Pacific region.

To be successful in obtaining this highly sought after, full-time position, you will have tertiary qualifications in international development/health or equivalent, experience in a similar role, demonstrated ability to undertake program design, implementation and evaluation, proven administrative, record management and budgeting skills, and high level written and verbal communication skills.

Experience in overseas development (specifically in the Asia Pacific region) and an understanding of DFAT (Australian Aid Program) systems and procedures will be an advantage. An ability to work cooperatively with a small close team of dedicated staff and volunteers is essential.

Some work and travel (domestic and international) outside office hours may be required. Salary package will be commensurate with experience and skills, and includes access to generous salary packaging conditions. To be considered for this position, you must submit an application of no more than 4 pages, including a resume and accompanying statement demonstrating how your skills, qualifications and experience will assist you to successfully meet the selection criteria for this position. Applications must be received by close of business (5pm AEST) 7 June 2018 to:


Jess Hill – Program Manager

Interplast Australia & New Zealand

Royal Australasian College of Surgeons Building

250-290 Spring Street, East Melbourne, Vic 3002

or email: contactus@interplast.org.au

Enquiries to the above email address, or to 03 9249 1231


This is a full time position, with a fixed term of 1 year, with a view to extension.

The full position description can be downloaded here: Program Activities Coordinator PD


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