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At Minderoo Foundation we offer a diverse and challenging environment for people who share our values.

If you are interested in joining the Minderoo Foundation family, you can view the positions we currently have available below.


No Plastic Waste
Public Affairs Director

Based in Amsterdam or Brussels, the Public Affairs Director for NPW will focus on the global coordination of NPW’s public affairs strategy aimed at achieving support by regulators for Sea the Future’s market based mechanism, and embedding a new taxonomy of responsible, safe plastics in law and regulation globally. This strategy will cover the EU, US, Australia, and key jurisdictions in Asia, including Indonesia and China.

Research Director

Based in Perth, the Research Director will work closely with the Research Chair to provide leadership and technical expertise on research undertaken within the Foundation (utilising both internal and third-party resources), and to establish and embed the systems and processes needed to ensure a culture of research excellence at Minderoo.

Risk and Change Analyst

Minderoo Foundation is seeking a highly motivated risk and change analyst to drive our new framework across the organisation, fostering a risk culture aligned to our risk appetite as well as embedding and supporting new processes, frameworks, tools, and reporting cadences across our portfolio of Initiatives.

Building Community
Indigenous Opportunity – Portfolio Assistant, Arts & Culture

Our Building Community initiative seeks to empower people to identify their own solutions and drive sustainable social change. Minderoo Foundation seeks an enthusiastic individual to join the growing Arts & Culture team. Working closely with our small but dedicated team across a variety of diverse initiatives, this position will help provide administrative and partnership support across many projects and artforms.

Senior Research Officer

In collaboration with other team members, the Senior Research Officer will drive and be directly involved in the development and implementation of novel cellular & molecular approaches for marine wildlife assessment and monitoring.

Research Officer

Under the direction of the OceanOmics Research Director and Senior Research Fellows, the Research Officer will participate in the conception and execution of a variety of experimental procedures focused on using marine cell-free and cell-bound DNA in combination with next-generation sequencing to understand and advance marine ecology.

New recruits

We are proud to welcome these team members to the Minderoo Foundation family:

Tony Worby
Chief Executive Officer, Flourishing Oceans
Kate Stevenson
Project Lead
Luciane Riberiro
Assistant Accountant
Emma Reynolds
Senior Cost Controller