- $75,000 including super
- Job posted on: 16th Jun 2022
- Applications close:
Social Traders is the trailblazer of social enterprise procurement in Australia. We connect certified social enterprises with business and government members. By activating the power of social enterprise procurement, we create a positive impact through jobs, community services and support for the most marginalised.
This position is focussed on growing the number of Social Traders certified social enterprises and maintaining existing Certifications. Social Traders currently has over 400 certified social enterprises and is working towards increasing this to approximately 600 by 2025.
Social Traders manages a word class Social Enterprise Certification framework, that puts impact at the heart of social enterprise. It offers assurance to stakeholders of social procurement they are working with genuine social enterprises, as well as setting a robust standard for Australian social enterprises.
Going through the process of Certification, is a fundamental part of capacity and capability building with social enterprises. Growing the number of Certified social enterprises offers more opportunities for business and government to spend with them, to generate more impact in Australian communities.
Social Traders Certification is focussed on:
The Certification Analyst focusses on processing Certifications and engaging with Social enterprises via:
You possess excellent communication skills, have a passion for social enterprise and a sound understanding of business and commerce. You will guide social enterprise leaders through the Certification process and conduct social, legal and financial assessments. You are comfortable working with different people who lead social enterprises, are able to navigate their many different business models, and can comfortably handle complexity. You have sound judgement, can think at a high level, but are also detailed in your approach.
You love working collegiately with a team of passionate people either face to face or remotely (with travel as required), and strive to contribute to positive social change alongside meeting organisational objectives.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please express your interest by APPLYING and submitting a cover letter and resume.