The Stella team is small, friendly and passionate about literature and feminism. We’re recruiting for two exciting roles to join the Stella team in 2019.

Stella Prize Manager 

This is a pivotal role overseeing the management and execution of the annual Stella Prize; coordinating Stella fundraising events and working across various organisational initiatives. The ideal candidate will be extremely well-organised and possess strong administrative and project-management experience alongside outstanding written and verbal communication skills.

A full description of the role and the selection criteria is available here.

Stella Schools Manager 

We’re looking for an enthusiastic self-starter who can work independently to build on the current successes of the Stella Schools Program and lead it through the next stage of development. The Stella Schools Program currently consists of several separate, but related activities: Girls Write Up;  Stella Schools Incursions; and online resources.

The Stella Schools Manager is responsible for all aspects of delivering, administering and growing the Stella Schools Program.

The ideal candidate will have a relevant background in education and/or program delivery and a demonstrated understanding of and links to the secondary school sector. They should be extremely well-organised, with strong administrative and event management experience and outstanding communication skills.

A full description of the role and the selection criteria is available here.

Applications for both positions close 5pm Monday 14 January 2019.

Applications MUST include:

  • a covering letter that addresses the selection criteria
  • your resume

Applicants selected for an interview will also be asked to provide two referees.

Please forward your application to:
Michelle Scott Tucker
Executive Director, The Stella Prize
0413 997 330

The Stella office is currently located in the Nicholas Building in Melbourne’s CBD.

As a small not-for-profit organisation, all staff are expected to pitch in and help during busy periods and attendance (and assistance) at several events held outside normal business hours is also expected. In return, Stella offers workplace flexibility and the opportunity to make a genuine difference.