News - 11th November 2021

We are hiring!


We are hiring! We are looking for a full-time Operations Assistant to join the parkrun Team in the Gold Coast office.


From quiet beginnings, parkrun has grown into a worldwide social movement with the community at its beating heart.


Committed to breaking down barriers to participation in regular physical activity and bringing communities together, we deliver free, weekly timed events every weekend that people of all ages and backgrounds can participate in – as walkers, joggers, runners, volunteers and spectators.


Our mission is to create a healthier and happier planet. Now in our 17th year, parkrun is delivered in over 2,200 locations across 23 countries.


The role
We have an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated individual who loves helping and organising others.


The role of Operations Assistant is a pivotal role working as part of a small, close-knit team, The role will primarily be to provide administrative support to the staff team and deal with enquiries from our event teams.


Whilst some previous administration experience would be great it’s not essential.


This is an entry-level post and most suitable for someone looking to start their career and gain an amazing work experience. It has excellent development potential for anyone with the desire and work ethic to progress and learn.


We would particularly encourage and welcome applications from underrepresented groups.


Find out more using the following links:

  • The job description can be found here.
  • The application process can be found here.


The closing date for applications is 5:00pm AEST, Friday 3 December.

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