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Vacancy Notification - Field Organiser VIC/TAS 15.18.2019
Reporting to the Local Executive Secretary, the Organiser will be based in Melbourne and will be responsible for building worker power in a team environment through recruiting workers to the Union and developing sustainable activist structures. The successful applicant will be required to work to innovative campaign plans connected to relevant enterprises, local workplaces and the broader industry. 
Selection Criteria:
Values criteria 
  • An extreme passion for social justice and fighting the machine
  • An understanding that your work will always be focused and centred around building power for workers
  • Independent, resilient, and takes initiative go-getter who is always a team player
  • Energy and enthusiasm that you can lead with and follow
  • Someone with leadership qualities who can instil leadership in others and hand over the reigns
  • Eagerness to work with people from diverse cultures and backgrounds
Selection criteria
  • Demonstrated commitment to social and economic justice
  • Experience working or organising in other progressive organisations or social justice causes
  • Ability to inspire people to take action through conversations
  • Ability to identify and develop leaders
  • Strong planning, time-management and strategic-thinking skills
  • Ability and willingness to do whatever it takes to fight and win (some long hours, evening work and weekend work may be required)
  • Drivers’ licence essential 
We are an equal opportunity employer. 
The FSU is committed to providing ongoing support and development to the successful applicant.
Previous applicants need not apply.
As stipulated in the FSU Staff agreement 2016 the salary shall be set at tier 1 of the Organiser pay scale, currently $64,588 per annum with a 9 day fortnight. The FSU also offers other excellent working conditions including employer superannuation contributions of 15%.
For further information, contact David Scanlon on (03) 9261 5346 or david.scanlon@fsunion.org.au 
Applications to 
David Scanlon
Local Executive Secretary 
Finance Sector Union of Australia 
GPO Box 2829 
Melbourne Vic 3001
Email: david.scanlon@fsunion.org.au
Closing date: 5.00pm Friday, 6 September 2019
Authorised By: Julia Angrisano, National Secretary

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