Program Coordinator - East Gippsland Contract, Full Time

Time for a tree change? An exciting opportunity exists to join GippSport as our Program Coordinator for East Gippsland in our Bairnsdale office.

This is a newly created position for the re-opening of our Bairnsdale office, with the purpose of providing support to the East Gippsland community as they recover from Bushfire as well as restart sport post Covid19. The role will ensure that GippSport is highly functional and responsive to the needs of the local community, sport and active recreation sector.

GippSport operates in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment which requires flexibility, adaptability, initiative as well as excellent organisation and problem-solving skills.

GippSport has experienced a period of strong growth, which has resulted in the organisation delivering a number of new & niche projects for key community sport stakeholders across Gippsland. A number of new programs are in the pipeline for the East Gippsland region, and this role will be integral to their success.

A focus of this role is facilitating the start-up of these new programs and with that, implementing a range of evaluation and impact measurement systems and projects for GippSport to disseminate the learnings to be used for service evidence, accountability, improvement and growth.

Duties include:

  • Develop productive working relationships with key stakeholders including all levels of government and sport and recreation organisations and other organisations as required;
  • Identify key issues, service gaps, and service development opportunities for and with the community;
  • Develop, report and work within program budgets ; and,
  • Collect project reporting data and maintain reporting

For full details and further information regarding the above position

For enquires please call Dan Poynton on 0402 350 920

Application Instructions


Applications addressing the key selection criteria with a corresponding cover letter & current CV should be marked “confidential” and sent to:

Attn: Executive Officer GippSport