Position Vacant: Executive Officer – Walking SA

Walking SA is the not-for-profit peak body that leads, promotes and supports all forms of walking in South Australia, including walking for recreation, transport, health, wellbeing, organised events, adventure, environmental appreciation and fun.

Our vision is to see more people walking more often.

Members include walking clubs, informal groups, individuals and organisations whose aims and objectives align with those of Walking SA.

The Board seeks to employ an Executive Officer for Walking SA. The Executive Officer reports to the Board Chairperson and is responsible for growing, leading and coordinating the activities of the organisation. The Executive Officer will also champion and represent the organisation to the wider community, including other peak recreational bodies, government departments and key stakeholders.

We require a person with administration, financial and leadership skills, and a passion for promoting walking to the community. Excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills are a must, as well as demonstrated experience in securing funding and managing multiple-agency projects.

Remuneration of $30,000 per annum for a 20.0 hour week; plus superannuation; time allocation is negotiable.

More information about Walking SA can be found at www.walkingsa.org.au.

View a copy of the Position Description.

Please forward your resume to Ms Wendy Keech by email to office@walkingsa.org.au by 5pm Friday 26 June 2015. For brief telephone enquiries phone: 0457 006 620