Jobs - 01 November 2021

Position Vacant: Treasurer (volunteer) - Tasmania

The Wilderness Society (Tasmania) Inc seeks volunteer Treasurer to join their Committee of Management

Can you help one of Tasmania’s leading environmental organisations protect one of the world’s most stunning environments?

Our Committee of Management (CoM) plays a crucial governance role for the organisation. We are currently seeking expressions of interest from people who have the following skills, experience and/or interests:

➢ Demonstrated commitment and passion to the natural environment, including wilderness;

➢ A commitment to and understanding of good governance and, ideally, previous experience on a board or management committee;

➢ Skills and qualifications in financial management and accounting (for the role of Treasurer)


Please review the position description for more information.


Commitment Required

The Committee currently meets monthly by videoconference. The time commitment for our Committee members is approximately 10-12 hours per month, including relevant meeting preparation.

There is no requirement to be located in any specific location in Tasmania, however financial membership of the organisation is a requirement for all nominees to the CoM.

To Express Interest

If you are suitably qualified and have the time and ability to professionally volunteer, please express your interest by sending a brief cover letter outlining your skills and experience as related to the position description, and why you would like to join the Committee of Management. Also, provide a copy of your CV.

To nominate for the Committee of Management please request a nomination form via the contact details below prior to 17 November 2021. All nomination forms are required to be given to David Wanless, the Public Officer prior to the start of the AGM -- early nominations are encouraged to enable an opportunity for existing Committee Members to meet with nominees ahead of the meeting.

To get more information or nominate for a position on the Committee of Management, please contact tom.allen@wilderness.org.au

The Wilderness Society is happy to make the organisation’s Constitution and recent Annual Reviews available on request.

The Wilderness Society Tasmania Inc is part of the federated national Wilderness Society Ltd.

Expressions of Interest remain open until 24 November 2021, but early applications are encouraged