Office of Senator Dr Mehreen Faruqi - Chief of Staff and Senior Media Adviser

Closing Date

Sunday, January,26 2020 - 11:59 pm

Join our team of passionate and committed people working to shift the conversation for climate and social justice.

This role has Chief of Staff and Senior Media Adviser responsibilities.

The Chief of Staff provides strategic, campaign and policy advice; coordinates priority campaigns, and manages the Senator’s electorate office team in Sydney. The team is campaign focused, strategic and collaborative.

They are also the Senior Media Adviser and the primary contact for journalists. The Senior Media Adviser will provide advice on media appearances and messaging to the Leader as well as respond to interview requests, write media releases and other content for publication, organise media conferences and events, and monitor the media..

Senator Faruqi is the Australian Greens Senator for NSW and the Spokesperson for Education, Animal Welfare, Industry, Gun Control, Housing, Local Government and International Development.

Please note that this role requires frequent travel to Canberra.

A Position Description is attached.

HOW TO APPLY

Please email your CV and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria and containing two references to mehreen.faruqi@mehreenfaruqi.com with the subject line: Chief of Staff/Senior Media Adviser application via GreensWeb. If you have any queries regarding the position please email the above or phone our Surry Hills office on 02 9211 1500.