Fundraising & Community Engagement Manager

Sisters of Charity Outreach


Fundraising & Engagement Manager


Employer:Sisters of Charity Outreach
Work Type/s:Full Time
Sector/s:Not For Profit (NFP)
Location:Sydney

Applications close:27 February, 2018.

Sisters of Charity Outreach is a not-for profit, community service organisation committed to addressing unmet social need in the community by providing compassionate support to families throughout New South Wales.

Dedicated to helping the vulnerable in society since it was established in 1990 – and inspired by the charism of Mary Aikenhead and the Sisters of Charity – our core services focus on the following:

  • Reducing the impact of domestic violence in the community– by providing crisis accommodation, care and support for women and families escaping domestic violence.
  • Enabling improved access to health care services– by providing free and affordable transport to health care services, as well as affordable accommodation close to medical treatment facilities.
  • Reducing the impact of social isolation within the community– by providing home visits, companionship and social, patient, carer and court attendee support.

St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney provides the payroll and human resources services for St Vincent’s Clinic and as such your legal employment entity is St Vincent’s Private Hospital Sydney.

About the Role:

This newly created role will build the Fundraising and Community Engagement for Sisters of Charity Outreach to take it to the next level.

The Fundraising and Community Engagement Manager will be responsible for the development, implementation and oversight of a multi-channel, comprehensive annual fundraising program which achieves set objectives on time and within budget.

This role is both strategic and operational and will lead the strategic development and growth of fundraising and community engagement/awareness for the organisation.

Revenue Generation:Holds accountability for the setting and achieving income targets across all areas of Outreach’s fundraising revenue streams.

Strategic Direction and Leadership:Develops and implements strategic plans for revenue growth for all fundraising activities and events to support the approved organisational Strategic plan and operational priorities.

Relationship Development:Builds networks and develops new partnership opportunities with corporates, industry, private donors and government agencies.

Operational Management:Oversees the effective development, planning, implementation, tracking and reporting of all fundraising activities, events and engagement programs (implementing operational plans to achieve targets).

Marketing and Community Engagement:Oversees increased awareness of Outreach through the brand and marketing functions for the organisation which incorporates (but is not limited to) web, social media and traditional promotional, marketing and advertising activities.

About You (what is required for the role)

  • You will be an extremely driven and ambitious professional who has achieved a significant
  • increase in fundraising revenue within your career.
  • You will have demonstrated success in developing & implementing strategic programs, operational plans and special events
  • You have the ability to write compelling fundraising proposals
  • You have extensive knowledge of fundraising principals and methods
  • You have demonstrated management and leadership capabilities

For the successful candidate this role will present challenges, opportunities and experiences that will provide immense satisfaction both professionally and personally.


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