ID: 211015

Government Advocate

Emergency Response Regular - more than 6 months Rossmore NSW

About this opportunity

Key Responsibilities

• Build and maintain relationships with elected officials, government agencies, and key stakeholders to advance the organization's policy priorities.

• Advocate for policy changes, funding allocations, and program initiatives that align with the organization's mission and goals.

• Work closely with the leadership team to develop and implement strategic advocacy plans aligned with the organisation's goals and priorities.

• Provide guidance and support to staff, volunteers, and board members on advocacy best practices and strategies.

• Identify opportunities for strategic partnerships and collaborations with government agencies, elected officials, and other stakeholders.

Qualifications

• Previous experience in government relations, advocacy, or public policy roles, preferably within the nonprofit sector.

• Strong understanding of the legislative and regulatory process at the local, state, and federal levels.

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships and influence decision-makers.

• Commitment to the mission and values of Search Dogs Sydney Inc.

Benefits

• Opportunity to make a tangible difference in saving lives and serving the community during times of crises.

• Opportunities for professional development and growth.

• Personal satisfaction in knowing that your efforts contribute to the safety and well-being of others in their time of need.

Suitable for
  • Online & Remote Volunteers