Fundraising Specialist

Organisation Name NGO Recruitment
Location Sydney
Date Posted 2020-02-07
Job Type Contract or Temp
Job Number 260029
  • 6 month contract
  • Working for a leading health research foundation in Australia
  • Suit candidates from a DM and fundraising background


The Organisation
Our client is a well-known, reputable organisation with a strong research and health focus.  Based in Sydney, this is a temporary contract working for approx. 6 months, alongside the fundraising team.

Benefits & Culture
  • Central Sydney, close to public transport
  • Working 5 days per week with flexible hours
  • Be part of a dedicated, successful fundraising team

The Role
You will focus on regular giving and individual giving, whilst managing current and future direct marketing campaigns. This will include liaising with fundraising agencies, ensuring regular reporting around revenue, retention and response rates. Other responsibilities include:
  • Maximise report functionality from Raisers Edge to build donor profiles
  • Support and implement integrated email and digital campaigns, alongside direct mail campaigns
  • Initiate new supporter journey and thank you communications
  • Develop the donor stewardship activities within set expenditure levels

Skills Required
You are an experienced direct marketer, with knowledge of fundraising, digital campaigns and appeals. Knowledge of Raisers Edge is preferred and you will have a creative approach to your work. Strong communication skills are essential, as is a genuine interest in working for a non-profit organisation. 

If you are available to start work immediately and can commit to a minimum of 6 months, please send your resume and covering letter responding to the skills required above in MS Word format. Alternatively, please call Debbie Jardine on 02 8243 0570 to discuss.

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