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Melbourne Development Circle has a track record of delivering high quality, well attended events for professionals working in, and passionate about, creating positive social, economic, cultural and environmental change in Australia and abroad.


Event Manager

Join the Melbourne Development Circle’s Leadership team as Event Manager; ensuring the smooth and effective planning and success of a dynamic calendar of events each year.  The Event Manager is integral to the effective running of Melbourne Development Circle, and will support the delivery of 4-6 events each year. You will be building on existing event management systems with scope to enhance processes. You will be joining a team of highly committed professionals who are working in international aid, community development, sustainability, and social enterprise. You will also be supported by Event Volunteers.

About you:

  • You share our commitment to creating positive social, economic, environmental and cultural change
  • You are proactive and very organised, with excellent written and oral communication skills
  • You have some experience in organising events, either in a professional or voluntary role
  • You enjoy working as part of a dynamic team, are flexible and fun

Why join MDC?

This is a great learning and professional development opportunity for emerging as well as established professionals wanting to contribute to the sector, while building relationships, networks, and most of all enjoying the chance to bring people together and join in conversations and thought provoking events about how we can collective work together towards creating a better world.

View the Event Manager Position Description (including instructions on how to apply): MDC Event Manager PD May 2018

Please note applications close August 31, 2018. 

If you have any questions email: melbourne@developmentcircle.org