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Board - Member of the General Assembly

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Sectors Nature Conservation, Ecology, GIS
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Type Fixed Term and Permanent Roles
Status Part Time / Per Day
Level Board & Executives
Company Name Greenpeace
Contact Name Human Resources
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Directory Entry : Greenpeace is an independent global campaigning organisation that acts to change attitudes and behaviour, to protect and conserve the environment and to promote peace.
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IMPORTANT:  This Advertiser has requested that applicants MUST be National Residents / Valid Work Permit-holders.  Other applicants need not apply.

 

Help stop the destruction of our environment in Australia and its surrounding regions by becoming a member on the Board of Greenpeace Australia Pacific.

Job title: Member of the General Assembly

Location: Sydney

Closing date: Open until a suitable candidate is found

About the role:

General Assembly members are the voting members of the organisation who participate in oversight of the organisation through the Annual General Meeting, any extraordinary general meetings or postal ballots.

General Assembly members do not participate in the day to day operations or decision making. However they can exercise their power via a vote at the Annual General Meeting on important decisions that affect the direction of the organisation.

The main responsibilities of the General Assembly are:

  • Election of the Board members
  • Supervision of Board performance
  • Acceptance of the Annual Report of Greenpeace Australia Pacific; and

      Appointment of the external auditor.

About us:

For over 40 years, Greenpeace has been at the forefront of the world’s most pressing environmental issues. These issues are global in nature and so are their solutions. With offices in over 40 countries, we work with communities across the world to achieve large-scale change. Greenpeace Australia Pacific has a mandate to defend the rich, diverse and fragile environments in the Australia Pacific region. We investigate and expose environmental abuse, hold decision-makers accountable, promote effective solutions and inspire others to create positive change.

Greenpeace is an independent campaigning organisation that uses non-violent direct action to expose global environmental problems and to force solutions which are essential to a green and peaceful future.

Greenpeace's goal is to ensure the ability of the earth to nurture life in all its diversity.

How to apply

All candidates wishing to be considered as part of this process are required to complete and submit:

  1. Application for Membership to the GA in the prescribed form;
  2. GA Applicant Disclosure form
  3. Abbreviated Curriculum Vitae (max. 2 pages)
  4. Expression of Interest document of up to 500 words in support of their application addressing the job description.

Applications will be assessed as they are received. All documents are to be received as soon as possible:

Please forward your application to:

Human Resources

Greenpeace Australia Pacific

Level 2

33 Mountain Street

Ultimo NSW 2007

Or via Human Resources - Recruitment.au@greenpeace.org

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