Fundraising and Development Officer
Epilepsy Queensland is celebrating 50 years of helping people living with epilepsy across Queensland. Do you want to make a difference to people living with epilepsy by using your professional skills and talents? Do you believe you are ready to take your business skills and fundraising knowledge to the next level in development?
About the role:
We are looking for a skilled fundraising professional, who is dynamic and agile with a strong understanding of fundraising programs and how to grow them. An individual who is focused on their donor relationships as much as their customer service skills. Someone with an understanding of being a diverse and inclusive communicator, who is team focused and can demonstrate their ability to work autonomously.
Your primary responsibility will be to enhance the existing portfolio of programs including donor appeals and regular giving, events though to corporate partnerships.
A strong commitment to striving for targets, being outcome focused, with attention to detail, and being innovative is required. You will have significant experience with CRM software. Exceptional writing and verbal skills will be essential along with a can do attitude. You will work with volunteers, senior members of staff and our wonderful supporters. A commitment to our values is essential to being successful.
As a member of our small fundraising and development team, you report to the Fundraising and Corporate Partnerships Manager in our office at Woolloongabba.
Our staff have the opportunity to salary package, which increases the take home value of your earnings.
You will need to undergo screening for working with children and a criminal history check.
Please email a written cover letter describing your qualifications and relevant experience along with your resume, to the CEO at firstname.lastname@example.org quoting FDO0519 in the subject line.
For more information please call Epilepsy Queensland 07 3435 5000 and ask for Marion Ganga (Fundraising and Corporate Partnerships Manager).
Please note there is no closing date, as applications will be assessed as they are received. We are likely to cease acceptance of applications once a short list has been finalized, so please don’t delay sending in your application.
No recruiters please.
All inquiries will be handled with the strictest confidence. Epilepsy Queensland is an equal opportunity employer.
If you are interested in a volunteer position, internship or student placement please visit our volunteer page or contact us on 07 3435 5000.