OzHarvest Careers

OzHarvest Opportunities

Exciting News – We’re Hiring!

 

New South Wales

Grants Manager

We’re seeking an energetic, proactive and driven Grants Manager to join our Fundraising Team. Reporting into the Head of Fundraising the Grants Manager is responsible for monitoring, coordinating, creating content, and submitting grants nationally for OzHarvest. The Grants Manager will continue to build and maintain relationships with key internal and external stakeholders relating to grant applications, reporting and acquittals.

Key Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Seek and review new grant opportunities through philanthropic websites (i.e. The Funding Centre, Easy Grants), funding alerts, and databases, and prioritise applications as needed in consultation with the Head of Fundraising
  • Research new grant opportunities and apply for recurring grants listed within the grants database
  • Establish relationships with funding bodies to confirm OzHarvest’s alignments and basis for application
  • Develop content for submissions for state and national funding, progress reporting and acquittals to be approved in line with internal delegations
  • Develop and maintain the Grants Toolkit including the creation of templates and case studies for OzHarvest Programs, as well as procedures for seeking, evaluating grants, submitting applications, funding approval delegations, and internal management of submissions
  • Record, schedule and track funding submissions using CRM platform (Salesforce) and the Grants Calendar

To be successful in this role you will have: 

  • Significant experience in the management and governance of high volume – high value grants programs and/or other financial management/administration programs
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Experience working in a time pressured and fast paced environment to meet tight deadlines

To learn more about the role please see the attached Job Description

Please send your CV and covering letter addressed to Henrietta Ardlie at [email protected], using the subject line: Grants Manager

(No need to resubmit your application if you applied in our last round of recruitment)

 

 

Sydney Food Rescue Drivers

We are seeking dedicated, friendly, energetic and proactive people to proudly be an Ambassador for OzHarvest. If successful, you will be driving our bright yellow vans to facilitate the redistribution of good quality surplus food and building strong relationships with our lovely donors and recipient charities.

To be successful in this role you will have: 

  • Strong customer service and relationship management approach
  • A good knowledge of the Sydney metropolitan area
  • Valid Full Driver’s Licence
  • Clear Driving Record and great driving history (requirement of the role)
  • Possess or ability to obtain a Working with Children Check (employee status)
  • Possess or ability to obtain a National Police Check
  • Competent Driver with the ability to drive automatic and manual vehicles and large size vehicles (C Class Licence)
  • Valid Australian VISA and full working rights

To learn more about the role please see the attached Job Description

Please send your CV and covering letter addressed to Henrique Serai at [email protected], using the subject line: Sydney Food Rescue Driver 

 

 

Newcastle Food Rescue Drivers

  • Permanent Full Time Opportunity

We are seeking a dedicated, friendly, energetic and proactive individual to proudly be an Ambassador for OzHarvest. If successful, you will be driving one of our bright yellow vans to facilitate the redistribution of good quality surplus food and building strong relationships with our lovely donors and recipient charities.

This ambassador role can at times be quite physically and emotionally challenging, but helping to serve some of the most disadvantaged and vulnerable people in our community is tremendously rewarding.

To be successful in this role you will have: 

  • Strong customer service and relationship building skills
  • A good knowledge of the Newcastle and surrounding areas
  • Valid Full Driver’s Licence
  • Clear Driving Record and great driving history (requirement of the role)
  • Possess or ability to obtain a Working with Children Check (employee status)
  • Possess or ability to obtain a National Police Check
  • Competent Driver with the ability to drive automatic and manual vehicles and large size vehicles (C Class Licence)
  • Valid Australian VISA and full working rights

To learn more about the role please see the attached Job Description

Please send your CV and covering letter addressed to Chris Rowntree at [email protected], using the subject line: Newcastle Food Rescue Driver 

 

 

 

 

Canberra

Canberra Food Rescue Drivers

We are seeking dedicated, friendly, energetic and proactive people to proudly be an Ambassador for OzHarvest. If successful, you will be driving our bright yellow vans to facilitate the redistribution of good quality surplus food and building strong relationships with our lovely donors and recipient charities.

To be successful in this role you will have: 

  • Strong customer service and relationship management approach
  • A good knowledge of the Canberra area
  • Valid Full Driver’s Licence
  • Clear Driving Record and great driving history (requirement of the role)
  • Possess or ability to obtain a Working with Children Check (employee status)
  • Possess or ability to obtain a National Police Check
  • Competent Driver able to drive automatic and manual vehicles and large size vehicles (C Class Licence)
  • Valid Australian VISA and full working rights

To learn more about the role please see the attached Job Description

Please send your CV and covering letter addressed to Henrique Serai at [email protected], using the subject line: Canberra Food Rescue Driver 

 

 

 

Queensland

Brisbane Food Rescue Drivers

We are seeking dedicated, friendly, energetic and proactive people to proudly be an Ambassador for OzHarvest. If successful, you will be driving our bright yellow vans to facilitate the redistribution of good quality surplus food and building strong relationships with our lovely donors and recipient charities.

To be successful in this role you will have: 

  • Strong customer service and relationship management approach
  • A good knowledge of the Brisbane metropolitan area
  • Valid Full Driver’s Licence
  • Clear Driving Record and great driving history (requirement of the role)
  • Possess or ability to obtain a Blue Card
  • Possess or ability to obtain a National Police Check
  • Competent Driver able to drive automatic and manual vehicles and large size vehicles (Full Drivers licence)
  • Valid Australian VISA and full working rights

To learn more about the role please see the attached Job Description 

Please send your CV and covering letter addressed to Amy Cobb at [email protected], using the subject line: Brisbane Food Rescue Driver 

 

 

 

Casual Chefs

Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth & Sydney

We are looking to add to our pool of Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney casual chefs to help us facilitate our unique and inspiring corporate engagement program, Cooking for a Cause.

This is an exciting role best suited to chefs with a passion for sharing their knowledge and skills, while also educating people in the prevention of food waste.

The chef is responsible for leading corporate participants through a hands-on cooking class, using rescued produce to create nutritious meals that are then delivered to people in need. All classes are run in our professional kitchens and occasionally in pop-up spaces.

The chef must be able to relate with people from diverse backgrounds (especially corporates and volunteers), comfortable addressing a group and have the ability to oversee, and support volunteers and additional chefs who are also involved in the program.

Ideal candidates for the role will have at least 5 years’ experience cooking in restaurants or as a culinary instructor. They will be able to run cooking sessions, improvise recipes and produce high quality food.

Please note that you must have a Police Check for this role.

Please send your resume with a cover letter to [email protected]