Employer Engagement Partner

Job No: GENU2127
Location: Broadmeadows

  • MatchWorks is a community-based organisation who are proudly not-for-profit, we are one of Australia’s biggest employment services providers.
  • Every year, we help thousands of people from all backgrounds, ages and abilities to find the right job.
  • Full-time position with a business transforming the way we engage with our clients 

About MatchWorks

MatchWorks has a long and successful history as an employment services provider where we have improved and enriched the lives of individuals through pathways to ongoing, sustainable employment whilst providing effective recruitment solutions for employers.  Our people work for us because they are rewarded, developed and take great pride in working for a not-for-profit that benefits so many.

Our jobactive and Disability Employment Services (DES) programs, backed by the Federal Government, are aimed at the provision of a high level of support and assistance to jobseekers and incentives to employers to help forge lasting and sustainable employment options and stronger workplaces. Through our engagement, passion and dedication, our teams provide individuals with the skills, preparation and confidence to succeed through training, mentoring, and tailored support. 

About the Role

We are seeking a self-driven and ambitious individual who can apply their high-level customer service and client and customer engagement skills across the region to contribute to generating opportunities for our jobseekers. 

Based at our Broadmeadows site, this is an exceptionally rewarding position where no two days will be the same. This position has a significant focus on building and maintaining relationships with local employers to raise the profile of Matchworks and our services. Day-to-day, the position will require you to -

  • Engage with local employers to create employment opportunities for our candidates through various marketing activities such as face-to-face marketing of job ready candidates
  • Identify and attend local networking opportunities and events
  • Work with employment consultants within the team to present candidates for generated vacancies with employers

This position is suited to a go-getter who with highly developed interpersonal and customer service skills and demonstrated professionalism, attention to detail and an ability to engage and influence. Skills and interest in marketing, sales or recruitment would also be highly advantageous. 

This is an amazing career opportunity where varied skills in building rapport with a diverse range of people, exposure to industries such as retail, marketing or sales and a genuine interest in contributing to an overall goal will set you up for success.

Please note, in line with requirements for this position, the recruitment process will require the preferred candidate to consent to a criminal history check.

About Our Benefits

genU welcomes diversity, including diversity of race, culture, spirituality, gender, age, identity, ability and sexuality. We are committed to providing a safe and inclusive environment for all and living the values of genU each and every day.

There are so many benefits available when you work with MatchWorks, some of which include –

  • exceptional salary packaging options
  • career development opportunities
  • paid parental leave
  • an ability to purchase extra leave
  • paid half day off a month
  • recognition programs
  • Positive and collaborative culture

MatchWorks is committed to providing accessible, inclusive and equitable recruitment processes for all candidates. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please email careers@matchworks.com.au

If this sounds like a position that suits your current career focus, we would love to hear from you!


For further details please contact Chris Matheson, State Employer Engagement Lead on 0477 695 637 or via email -chris.matheson@matchworks.com.au

Please click here for a detailed position description 

Closing date

Application will close Wednesday 25 May 2022 at 5.00pm

Matchworks requires all employees, contractors, volunteers, and work-placement students to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless they are an Excepted Person as defined by the COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination (Workers) Directions. All applicants must therefore be able to comply with this requirement.


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About MatchWorks

MatchWorks is one of Australia’s largest providers of jobactive and Disability Employment Services. We help businesses big and small build diverse and inclusive workplaces. We also assist people from all backgrounds, ages and abilities by supporting them into lasting employment. As part of not-for-profit organisation genU, we reinvest our profits back into the community. Our mission is to help people reach their full potential including people with disabilities, the ageing and those experiencing disadvantage.