Fundraising and Community Events Consultant

Organisation Name NGO Recruitment
Location Melbourne
Date Posted 2020-02-11
Job Type Contract or Temp
Job Number 310189
  • Part-time temporary role up until 30th June 2020
  • North Melbourne location, close to public transport
  • Work closely with the GM to develop and manage fundraising activities


The Organisation

Well-regarded Victorian based NGO requires a skilled Fundraising and Events Consultant for a temporary period up until 30th June 2020.

The Role

Working under the Marketing, Partnerships, Fundraising and Communications umbrella, you will be responsible for a variety of fundraising and events activities. 

As the successful candidate you will work closely with the General Manager to deliver in the following areas: 
  • Strategic development - contribute towards the development of the Fundraising and Partnerships Strategy
  • Fundraising - grow fundraising revenue through a variety of activities including donation appeals and community fundraising campaigns

  • Events - plan, develop & manage new and existing events

  • Partnerships - manage existing corporate partnerships and attract sponsorship income. 
About you 

*Our client has a pending renewal of an Equal Opportunity Exemption (A123/2012) and requests applications from women only*

This position will suit candidates with circa 2+ year's experience specialising in both fundraising and community events activities within the not-for-profit sector. 

Additionally, you will have:
  • Capacity to commit up until 30th June 2020
  • A qualification in either Fundraising, Event Management, Marketing, or possess equivalent working experience
  • A clean Victorian Drivers Licence 
  • A willingness to present or undergo a WWC and National Police Check
  • Volunteer management is *highly regarded*
  • A current membership with Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA) and or with the Fundraising Institute of Australia *highly regarded*
You must have a valid visa to live and work in Australia to be considered for this role.

If you are available to commit to this role up until 30th June 2020 and your background aligns with the points outlined in the selection criteria,  please apply using the link below and include your resume and a relevant cover letter. You can contact Precious Fawcett for further information on (03) 8080 8975.

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