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Welcome to the ACCAN employment page.

The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network, ACCAN, a not-for-profit organisation, maintains an accessible work environment and welcome applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from diverse backgrounds.

ACCAN is Australia’s peak body representing the interests of all consumers in communications issues. ACCAN is an important and independent consumer voice promoting the accessibility, quality of service, affordability and availability of communications services for all Australian consumers with particular concern for vulnerable consumers whose needs are underrepresented.

  • High profile consumer body
  • Communications industry
  • Diverse, interesting role working in vibrant NGO
  • Supportive work environment
  • Sydney CBD location with easy access to public transport

Positions available

ACCAN-Google Internship

This position is now closed. Stay posted as we run this annually.

Interested in the impact of communications technology and regulation on society? Do you think consumers need help when choosing communications technology?

Could you make it better?

Google and ACCAN in partnership are offering a paid internship to commence in November 2016 on a project addressing a consumer technology issue.

Interns will undertake a research or practical project tackling a consumer issue in the area of internet and telecommunications in a fun, people oriented not-for-profit organisation.

The internship is available for undergraduate (final or near final year) students, postgraduate students and recent graduates of law, business, engineering, sociology, computer science or other related discipline. Candidates must be Australian citizens, have Australian residency or be studying at an Australian institution. Terms applicable to the internship are included with the application form.

Salary: $1183.87 per week (or equiv part-time) [SCHADS Award Level 2 Paypoint 1]

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You must complete all of the application form to be eligible. Closing date for applications is 14 October 2016.