Organisation Name Opportunity International Australia
Location Sydney, Australia
Date Posted June 14, 2017
Job Type Part-time
Close Date There is no formal close date, please apply as soon as possible.
Job Number 33634


  • Not-for-profit sector leader
  • Sydney based - 3 days per week
  • Join the fundraising team


The Client

Opportunity International Australia provides small loans to families in developing countries to help them start a business, earn an income and leave poverty behind. By helping a mother buy a sewing machine to start a tailoring business or a father buy seeds to plant a vegetable garden, small loans enable them to transform their lives, their children’s futures and their communities. With 98% of loans recycled, the impact continues year after year.

Within the vibrant fundraising team Opportunity International Australia have nurtured a friendly, professional culture where staff can apply their talents and skills, with the knowledge that they are making a significant contribution to overseas communities in need.


The Role

The role reports to the marketing and communications director and is responsible for the supporter database. In general, the role provides support to the organisation’s fundraising team by:

  • Ensuring the integrity and security of the data
  • Providing analysis, preparing reports and interpreting data
  • Training staff to use the database, troubleshooting and resolving issues
  • Reconciling information with the Finance team


Skills Required

You will have database administration experience and can demonstrate the ability to build queries and dashboards ensuring the integrity of data. You’ll be able to share your knowledge and provide trouble-shooting for users in the fundraising team. You will have worked with Raisers Edge or ThankQ or iMIS or Donman or CRM or Salesforce or Synergetics.

You will have advanced skills in Microsoft Office products and outstanding attention to detail used for documenting procedures and day to day operations. You will have the ability to work in alignment with the values of the Christian ethos that motivates Opportunity.


If you want to be part of a team that improves people’s lives, please click apply, submitting your cover letter and resume in MS Word format, quoting reference #33634. To discuss please call Ruth Connelly on 02 8243 0570.

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