Environmental Defenders Office (EDO) is the largest environmental legal centre in the Australia-Pacific, dedicated to protecting our climate, communities and shared environment through groundbreaking litigation and law reform advocacy.

Our Values:

Commitment – We are committed to; a united organisation, to each other, to collaboration, to justice, to our communities and to creating a world where nature thrives.

Diversity – We are respectful of and welcome diversity of; staff, volunteers, offices, environmental regions, communities, stakeholders.

Integrity – We work effectively, efficiently, strategically, professionally and ethically; “justice is in our nature”.

Vision – We lead change and environmental empowerment using innovation, creativity, and courage.

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Current Opportunities

Senior Media and Communications Specialist

We are looking for an experienced media and communications professional to take our strategic communications to the next level.   Working within our Fundraising Marketing and Communications team, you will devise and execute multi-faceted strategies to launch key legal cases and law reform initiatives, while proactively seeking opportunities that build brand equity and share of voice for our priority areas of work. Closes 22 August 2022. Read more.

First Nations Communications Specialist

The First Nations Communications Specialist will work as part of the Fundraising, Marketing & Media team to foster culturally safe practices to partner with First Nations communities and empower them to tell their stories, promoting a deeper understanding amid our supporters, the media and the wider community. Closes 17th August. Read more.