NGO Recruitment’s NFP Hiring insights and salary snapshot

Are you in need of temporary, contract or permanent staff right now? We can provide candidates to cover interim needs including annual leave, personal leave, paternity leave or project based assignments.

Below is a range of interviewed and qualified candidates, many of the temporary candidates are available immediately or at short notice. Most of these candidates are able to work remotely or in the office.

To find out more about any of the candidates below or if you need someone from a totally different skill set, please contact our:

Sydney head office on: 02 8243 0570 



1193749 – Senior Manager, Philanthropy

  • 20 years fundraising experience across all streams
  • Degree in Business Marketing & MBA qualified
  • Has made asks up to $50K and has capital campaign experience
  • Significant experience in the health sector


17258839 – International Development Specialist

  • 10 + years experience working in the humanitarian & INGO sectors
  • Degree qualified with a Masters in Humanitarian Assistance
  • Key skills in program design, monitoring and research
  • Specialises in risk, climate change & humanitarian assistance


16666457 – Executive Director 

  • Executive Director and CEO, returning to Australia from NYC
  • Qualified in Political Science, Law and Human Rights
  • Has overseen finance, fundraising and large change projects
  • Significant experience in the international development sectors


17356533 – Director of Fundraising 

  • Senior leader in philanthropy and advancement fundraising
  • MBA qualified with 20 + years experience
  • Has personally raised over $3M & has lead teams raising $10M
  • Significant experience in higher education, the Arts and commercial


1350591 – CEO/Interim CEO 

  • Experienced CEO with a career dedicated to Human Rights
  • Qualified in community development and management
  • Has managed large teams and budgets up to $70M
  • Has worked with global and domestic humanitarian organisations


16222005 – Community Lawyer

  • 15 + years international legal experience
  • Qualified Lawyer with a Masters in International Human Rights Law
  • Has held government & CLC positions in Australia, Thailand & Vietnam
  • Fluent in English, Vietnamese, Thai & Japanese



17032676 – Marketing, Fundraising & Events Officer 

  • 3 years experience working in commercial and non-profit
  • Qualified in Visual Arts and Research Architecture
  • Has organised a range of events including online events
  • Experience managing donors in medical research & with ANZ


15004462 – P/T Digital Marketing Officer

  • Background in PR, Journalism, Digital Marketing and Social Media
  • Qualified in Journalism and Strategic Communications
  • Has developed local and national digital campaigns that drive growth
  • Agency and non-profit experience


1226885 – Administration Officer/Executive Assistant 

  • 20 years experience in high level office support positions
  • Advanced skills in all areas of administration
  • EA to VCs in Higher Education & Non-profit CEO’s
  • Secretariat for various boards of management


16916717 – Director of Psychological Services  

  • Band 9 Clinical Director and Psychologist
  • Qualified in Psychology and extensive training
  • Has managed teams in a range of settings at all career stages
  • Author of a range of published researched projects


16926442 – Head of People & Culture

  • Senior Manager of people and organisational management
  • Qualified in Business Management, Strategic HR & General Management
  • Extensive HR portfolio including service extension and mobilisation
  • Significant experience in health, community services and aged care


1215512 – Director of Philanthropy 

  • Accomplished Director managing programs up to $20M
  • MBA qualified majoring in marketing and strategic analysis
  • Proven experience extensively growing all income streams
  • Has significant experience with Universities and research institutes


1948293 – CEO

  • Experienced, credible leader in the disability sector
  • MBA Qualified majoring in business and financial management
  • Strengths in leadership, Program delivery, board management
  • Good understanding of OOHC & systems in line with NDIS policies



1272008 – Fundraising & Marketing Manager

  • 12 + years of fundraising experience in the UK & Australia
  • Qualified in History, Marketing & has completed the Cert. in Fundraising
  • 7 years experience working with leading INGO Oxfam Australia
  • Diverse experience managing events, appeals, major donors & T&Fs


17412278 – Executive Assistant

  • Experienced EA & Administration Officer
  • Highly skilled across all areas of administration
  • Directly supports non-profit org CEO and executive teams
  • Experience working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander orgs.


Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne

1484521 – Fundraising Manager

  • Experienced National Campaign and Events Manager
  • Qualified in Business & a PRINCE2 Practitioner
  • Developed annual strategy for leading national event Daffodil Day
  • Experience people and project manager



6218254 – Executive General Manager, Operations 

  • Executive Lead of non-profit and social enterprise organisations
  • Australian Chartered Account & Member of AICD
  • Has lead teams across risk, quality & compliance, ICT, SHE & Finance
  • Available for CEO, CFO, CRO or Executive Manager opportunities


1330057 – Senior Clinical Manager

  • Extensive experience in clinical governance and strategic health planning
  • Qualified in Business, Health Services Management & a Registered Nurse
  • Board Director of hospitals and social service organisations
  • Has managed budgets up to $18M & teams of 250 +



9780628 – Fundraising Manager

  • Generalist Fundraising Manager
  • Qualified in Public Relations
  • Experienced in Direct Marketing. Community Fundraising & Events
  • Significant experience in the Arts sector



9019185 – Project Officer

  • Extensive program and grant management experience in Asia Pacific
  • Double major in Psychology/Sociology & Masters in Gender Studies
  • Has managed 20 + grants from development to acquittal stage
  • Fluent in English and Fijian with some knowledge of SE Asian languages



16929724 – International Development Program Leader

  • Program experience across Africa, Asia and Europe
  • Qualified in Global Health, Public Health Management & Journalism
  • Experience across gender, agriculture, economic partnerships
  • United Nations certified trainer



9940197- Fundraising & Marketing Director 

  • 10 years + fundraising, marketing and communications experience
  • Qualified in Business & has undertaken the Certificate in Fundraising
  • Has significantly increased income in last 3 positions
  • Strong financial management experience


Temp Candidates – Available immediately 


1256339 – Senior Database Administrator

  • Detailed analysis of supporter & audience segments to assist in marketing, demographics, direct marketing, fundraising, community building and engagement
  • Ensured database extracts and regular reports issued were aligned with business needs and established robust procedures
  • Proficient user of Raisers Edge
  • Available immediately, part-time, 3-4 days per week
  • Overall charge rate $70 to $75 p/h +GST


1372432 – Executive Assistant

  • 10+ years office management and EA experience from various government departments
  • Advanced level in MS Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Photoshop
  • Organised agendas, meetings and recorded minutes for senior project team meetings
  • Available immediately for short or long term roles
  • Overall charge rate $72 to $80 p/h + GST


7547022 – Customer Service / Administrator

  • Responding to emails, inbound, outbound calls and written enquiries from stakeholders
  • Current Working with Children’s Check and National Police Check
  • High level of computer and digital competence in Microsoft Office and Outlook with exceptional administrative skills
  • Available immediately for short or long term roles
  • Overall charge rate $47 to $55 p/h + GST


16737255 – Secretary

  • Supporting leadership teams and committees with end-to-end projects and workflow
  • Preparation of documents including reports and presentations, scheduling board meetings, preparing agendas and taking minutes
  • Developing and implementing on-boarding and off-boarding procedures to ensure smooth transition for staff
  • Available with 1 weeks’ notice
  • Overall charge rate of $67 to $75 p/h + GST


2105026 – Salesforce Administrator

  • History of implementing and managing productivity improvements within CRM and IT support teams
  • Skilled in managing relationships between business stakeholders and CRM IT teams, with a comprehensive understanding of both technical and business requirements
  • Experience with Oracle SQL and PL*SQL and all MS Office applications
  • Available immediately for part time project roles, 2 or 3 days per week
  • Overall charge rate of $95 to $105 p/h + GST


1212136 – Learning & Development Specialist

  • 20+ years of experience in L&D, leadership and empowerment programs design with gender and social inclusion expertise
  • Honoured with 2015 Community Activism Award that celebrates women who make a feminist difference
  • Qualified Project Manager and tertiary qualifications in Human Resources & General Management
  • Available with 1 weeks’ notice
  • Overall charge rate of $90 to $100 p/h + GST


18267354 –  People & Culture Coordinator

  • 5+ years’ experience in HR Administration, P&C, Talent Acquisition and Recruitment
  • Established NFP HR specialist with experience working in the environmental and NDIS sector
  • Extremely professional and has previously been a client of NGO Recruitment
  • Immediately available for short and long-term contracts, 2-4 days per/week
  • Overall charge rate $68 p/h + GST


1309054 – Business & Project Support Officer

  • Extensive administrative experience for the not-for-profit, health & human services and government (local, state & federal) sectors
  • Holds a Diploma of Community Services and a Bachelor of Business
  • Demonstrated experience in customer service, content preparation, record keeping, auditing, invoicing & budgeting, project & event coordination and spreadsheet management
  • Highly experienced in supporting virtual teams in complex environments
  • Available immediately for contract work
  • Overall charge rate $52 p/h + GST


11863895 – Community Engagement Coordinator

  • Experience in drafting and submitting multiple grants and acquittals
  • Managing a Community Speakers Program, coordinating and training a team of 9 speakers
  • Worked closely with the Communications team to foster online engagement and support
  • Completed a Master of Social Work – Won award for Outstanding Work in Social Work
  • Overall charge rate $61 to $67 p/h + GST


9775498 – Senior Research Analyst

  • Working collaboratively with multiple partners both nationally and internationally and building strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Over six years’ experience in human rights research, advocacy and project management
  • Developing and managing budget plans and resources
  • Available with 1 weeks’ notice and interested in part time roles
  • Overall charge rate $63 to $70 p/h + GST


1242572 – Marketing and Fundraising Manager

  • Led a fundraising team of five staff, incorporating various revenue streams
  • Implemented and managed fundraising appeals with a focus on acquisition and retention
  • Previously a Board Director at a NFP organisation
  • Available with 2 weeks’ notice
  • Overall charge rate $89 to $95 p/h + GST


1261270 – Program Support Officer

  • International experience in humanitarian aid, disaster and development fundraising, project management and program planning
  • Familiar with Raiser’s Edge, MS Dynamics and Access
  • Qualified journalist with excellent writing and research skills
  • Available immediately for short or long term roles
  • Overall charge rate $57 to $63 p/h + GST


1348144 – Policy and Research Manager

  • Proven ability to collaborate with health providers, governments, NGOs and culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) organisations
  • 10+ years’ experience project managing social equity and health programs
  • Multi-lingual, fluent Indonesian & Tetun, basic Italian, native English speaker
  • Overall charge rate $75 to $85 p/h + GST


5243270 – Administration Assistant

  • Experienced in office tasks, such as generating reports and creating presentations, organising diaries, agenda’s and meetings
  • Advanced IT skills (Microsoft Office, Navigation apps, social media) and able to learn new systems quickly
  • Maintaining budgets and tracking expenditure / financial transactions on MS Excel
  • Available with 1 weeks’ notice
  • Overall charge rate $51 to $56 p/h + GST


2465649 – Management Accountant

  • Skilled in operations and financial processes, including budgets and forecasting
  • Significant commercial and NFP experience as a Finance Accountant Lead, supervising and coaching small teams
  • Familiar with Prophix (Financial Planning), SUN system, Oracle, Dynamics Great Plains, Advance Inquiry, Q&A Excel, MYOB and MS Office
  • Available with 1 weeks’ notice
  • Overall charge rate $73 to $80 p/h + GST


1294441 – Donor Relations Officer

  • Extensive experience using Raiser’s Edge, processing manual and online donations
  • Responsible for recording monthly regular givers’ pledges, updating the database, generating receipts and bank reconciliations for the finance team
  • Communicated and liaised with volunteers, ensuring a consistent message
  • Available immediately for part time temporary roles
  • Overall charge rate $49 to $55 p/h + GST


1353328 – Education & Health Project Manager

  • Experience in project management, managing CAPEX and OPEX budgets of up to $2M
  • Proven success in leading learning programs, design and delivery
  • Skilled at stakeholder engagement in complex academic and government environments
  • Available with 1 weeks’ notice
  • Overall charge rate $85 to $95 p/h + GST


For temp and contractors, all final charge rates are inclusive of the candidate hourly rate, superannuation 9.5%, agency fee, WorkCover Insurance, Professional Indemnity, Public Liability and Payroll costs.