NGO Recruitment’s Fundraising Salary Snapshot 2021

Advancement Officer

Organisation Name NGO Recruitment
Location Sydney
Date Posted 2021-06-03
Job Type Contract or Temp
Job Number 196882
  • 3 month role, working 5 days per week
  • Knowledge of Raisers Edge required
  • Work for a well-respected education institution


The Organisation
Our client is a university with a strong focus on practice orientated education, with links to industry, the professions and the community. Based in central Sydney, this is a temporary contract working for approx. 3 months alongside the advancement team.

Benefits & Culture
  • Central Sydney, close to all public transport
  • A generous hourly rate plus super
  • Be part of a successful, dedicated team

The Role
This administration focused role is responsible for processing the received pledges and donations, ensuring communication is clear and concise to the major gifts team. Specific responsibilities include:
  • Administration of the gifts via Raisers Edge database
  • Liaise with the advancement and finance team re any pending gifts
  • Ensure donations are uploaded correctly and payment terms confirmed as per guidelines
  • Build internal relationships with different faculties, research and scholarship departments

Skills Required
You are an experienced Raisers Edge user and have the ability to administer complex financial information. Your interpersonal skills will enable you to communicate effectively with senior internal stakeholders and you will be able to work to strict deadlines. You have a general understanding of fundraising and an interest in working for an educational institution and be able to commit to a 3 month contract.

If you are available immediately and are interested in working within the education sector, please send your resume and covering letter responding to the skills required above in MS Word format.
Alternatively, please call 02 8243 0570 with any specific questions.

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