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Fundraising Lead

Organisation Name NGO Recruitment
Location Sydney
Date Posted 2022-06-06
Job Type Contract or Temp
Job Number 893835
  • Co-ordinate fundraising programs and manage donor relationships
  • Sydney CBD location, close to all public transport
  • Working 4 days per week, with WFH options


The Organisation
Our client is an animal welfare organisation, focused on ensuring all animals under direct human influence are treated with respect, empathy and understanding. They work to reveal suffering, rescue and protect animals and also develop sustainable projects and campaign for education, alongside providing sanctuaries for rescued animals.

The Benefits
  • Work for a global NFP organisation
  • Initial 12 month contract
  • Enjoy work from home opportunities and a 4 day week

The Role
Working within the Fundraising and Communications team, you will be responsible to:
  • Coordinate individual giving fundraising programs and campaigns
  • Ensure a data-driven approach for decision making, with emphasis on donor research, acquisition and retention
  • Manage and monitor annual budgets, including expenditure tracking, forecasting and performance reporting
  • Developing middle donor growth and legacy programs
  • Assist with the strategic plan for the development of fundraising goals, including using relevant digital channels

Skills Required
You will have previous fundraising experience, alongside a passion for animal welfare and also possess:
  • Knowledge of fundraising revenue streams, including individual giving, bequests and regular giving
  • Ability to identify and leverage opportunities via the stewardship program
  • Experience using CRMs in a fundraising environment, ideally Salesforce
  • Previous management of donor engagement activities
  • Demonstrated experience developing effective supporter relations strategies

If you would like to join an organisation changing the lives of animals worldwide, please apply by sending your CV with a cover letter responding to the skills required section above. Alternatively please call (02) 8243 0570 or email

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