• ALFA

Membership, Events & Communications Manager – Maternity Leave Contract



We have an exciting opportunity for a Membership, Events & Communications Manager to join a national industry body on a maternity leave cover.


  • National Representative Body

  • Work with a supportive, collaborative and high performing team

  • Rewarding role managing events and communication programs and a team of passionate staff


About Us

The Australian Lot Feeders’ Association (ALFA) is the national representative body for the Australian cattle lot feeding industry, representing close to 400 feedlots across the country. The Membership, Events & Communications Manager (maternity leave cover) role is based at the head office in Sydney, NSW alongside the high performing team of eight staff members.


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the Opportunity

This role is responsible for the management and delivery of the Annual ALFA Membership, Events, Communications and Recognition of Excellence Annual Programs. It is also responsible for the management of two staff members; the Events Coordinator and Communications Coordinator roles.


As a member of a young and dynamic team, the role requires precise attention to detail, strong time management and organisational skills and a hands-on practical approach to deliver successful events, communications, membership services and engagement activities.


Key responsibilities will include:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Exceptional attention to detail.

  • Strong organisational and time management skills.

  • Ability to work under pressure and multitask.

  • Understanding of, and ability to work within, a Committee structure.

  • Ability to problem-solve and work autonomously.

  • Ability to work harmoniously in a small team environment.

  • Ability to work to budgets and meet deadlines.

  • High professional standards and integrity.

  • A high level of initiative and drive (progressing issues to their conclusion).

  • Ability to professionally represent ALFA at forums as required.



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How to apply

Submit your cover letter and resume to admin@feedlots.com.au with the subject line Manager Role – Your Name’ by 5 December 2021.