Community Partnerships Coordinator

Organisation Name Mary MacKillop Today
Location Sydney
Date Posted 2019-08-08
Job Type Permanent / Full Time
Job Number 97282
  • Maximise income from this vital income stream
  • Transform lives through education & life skills in marginalised communities
  • Suit candidates looking for a values-based business development environment

 

The Organisation
  
Mary MacKillop Today is an international community development organisation.  They work with vulnerable individuals and communities regardless of their faith, ethnicity or gender and are committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas they work around the world.
  
Working to their values of Faith, Courage, Accountability, Respectfulness and Excellence, Mary MacKillop Today helps create generational change through the teaching of practical life skills to women, men and children in Australia and beyond.


Benefits & Culture
  • Values driven, fast paced environment
  • Located in North Sydney, close to public transport
  • Flexible working environment


The Roles
  
As part of significant and strategic growth plans, Mary MacKillop Today has created a new Supporter Relations team.  Your new role is responsible for contributing to the development and enhancement of the organisation’s overall fundraising strategy. 

Specifically you will:
  • Creating meaningful long term relationships with various community groups and schools
  • Generate income through existing community fundraising events, activities and initiatives
  • Develop and maintain a strong program of community fundraising
  • Prepare compelling and targeted submissions
  • Support the vision and mission and ensure organisational sustainability


Skills Required
  
You will be adept at developing and maintaining either community partnerships or commercial relationships with stakeholders and motivated potential donors or clients. You have a track record in harnessing support and exceptional presentation and communication skills, along with the ability to think strategically, negotiating the best outcomes.
  
Your experience will also include:
  • Developing relationships and identifying opportunities from previous engagement activity
  • Effective monitoring of prospects, including acknowledgement, recognition and retention
  • Managing successful income raising strategies
  • Working to targets and implementing new strategies for the sustainability of an organisation


If you would like to use your relationship building skills to positively impact Mary MacKillop Today, please apply by sending your resume together with a cover letter responding to the skills required, in MS Word format.  Alternatively, please call Lisa Morell on 02 8243 0570 to discuss.

Please be advised you can upload two attachments, including your resume and covering letter when submitting your application.