Fundraising & Events Manager

Sydney - Northern Beaches

The Why

This newly created role offers the opportunity to work in a positive working environment with a social team of passionate, creative, go-getters. You'll have the satisfaction of knowing that the work you do has a real impact on the lives of individuals across Australia.

The What

This role will lead the Events Program with the ultimate aim of attracting support for the organisation. This will include the planning, managing and delivery of tailored events, corporate and individual fundraising, tours and educational opportunities.

  • Contribute to the development of yearly strategic plans and projects, measuring performance and reporting on success and areas for development.

  • Engaging and maintaining strong relationships with funders through tailored events, tours and educational opportunities in partnership with the leadership team.

  • Assist with marketing and communications aspects of events

  • Local sourcing and negotiation of commercials

  • Increase donor partnerships, donor numbers and donor revenues across segments

The How

  • 5+years experience in Event Management

  • Background in nonprofit or fundraising/corporate partnerships experience viewed favourably

  • Hungry, Innovative, "Make Stuff Happen" kind of person who likes to work hard and have fun along the way.

  • Excellent communication skills - Written & Spoken, Coupled with the ability to build strong working relationships

  • Passionate about improving the lives of individuals. Someone who values the opportunity to work in a meaningful organisation doing great work.

Flexible Working - Open to 4 days a week or shorter working days.