Volunteer Opportunities

Explore all our individual opportunities from across the organisation.

UN Youth Australia has over 700 passionate volunteers across Australia in every state and territory. Determined to empower young people, our volunteers operate every function of the organisation, including operations, education, communications and marketing, finance, human resources, and executive management including the Board of Directors.

Explore our open opportunities below and apply today. We look forward to having you join us!



4 positions to fill

Chief Communications Officer

The Chief Communications Officer directs UN Youth Australia’s external communications and brand, including but not limited to its website, social media, email campaigns,, and conventional media outr…

Chief Development Officer

The Chief Development Officer is responsible for engaging external stakeholders to create sponsorship and partnership opportunities for UN Youth Australia and for managing relationships with UN Youth …

Chief Domestic Operations Officer

The Chief Domestic Operations Officer holds primary responsibility for developing and overseeing our National Activities (i.e. Voice National Finals in April, National Conference, and Evatt National F…

Chief Education Officer

The Chief Education Officer is responsible for the coordination of UN Youth Australia’s educational content and advancing excellence in education throughout National and Divisional programming. 

Chief Financial Officer

The Chief Financial Officer is responsible for the day to day financial management of the organisation. The CFO provides assistance to Divisional Finance Directors and Presidents, Operations Officers …

Chief Human Resources Officer

The Chief Human Resources Officer is responsible for developing and improving training processes for facilitators, as well as coordinating upskilling and retention initiatives for all volunteers, incl…

Financial Reporting Manager

The Financial Reporting Manager (FRM) works under the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to perform mini financial audits for national events.

Head of Audit and Risk

The Head of Audit and Risk will be responsible for leading and managing UN Youth’s internal audit and risk functions including developing, implementing and managing UN Youth’s risk management fram…

Internal Auditor

The Internal Auditors are responsible for supporting the Head of Audit & Risk in developing and implementing the internal audit plan and program. The role includes Ensuring that all significant opera…

National Secretary

The National Secretary is the Chief Administrative and Legal Officer of UN Youth Australia, Company Secretary, and Secretary of the Board and National Executive. They are responsible for facilitating …

Risk Manager

The Risk Manager is primarily responsible for supporting the Head of Audit & Risk in developing and implementing UN Youth’s risk profile and risk action plan. They will perform risk evaluations by c…

About UN Youth Australia

We are a national youth-led organisation that aims to educate and empower young Australians on global issues. All of the work that we do is rooted in the belief that young people can and do make a difference in their communities. We foster ideas and innovation, and we give young people the inspiration and support they need to create change.

Programs & Activities

UN Youth runs a variety of programs and activities for high-schools students across Australia. You can view all these programs and activities on our website.

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