About the role
The Brotherhood of St Laurence has a clear vision – an Australia free of poverty.
As a well respected not-for-profit organisation that will soon celebrate its 90th year, the Brotherhood of St Laurence strives passionately towards systemic change that will prevent and alleviate poverty in Australia. Engaging with the most vulnerable people in our community, the Brotherhood of St Laurence supports disadvantaged people of all ages to build better lives for themselves.
With over 2,000 staff and volunteers, Brotherhood of St Laurence’s team is expanding and offers an opportunity for a Trusts & Foundations Manager to expand the current portfolio. Reporting to the Fundraising Lead, this integral role will understand, prioritise and build an ongoing pipeline of funding opportunities from philanthropic Trusts and Foundations and Grant-Making bodies.
You will present opportunities for funders to partner with Brotherhood of St Laurence on strategic and innovative projects. By leveraging the current network of active support, fostering stakeholder relationships and connecting philanthropic interests, you will grow support to enable greater impact and brighter futures of Brotherhood of St Laurence’s beneficiaries.
Managing and prioritising the application and acquittal process will be important to build a sustainable Trusts & Foundations program. Your ability to write compelling cases for support and sophisticated funding applications is essential, along with strong communication skills to convey outcomes, learnings and impact.
APPLY NOW if you have are an exceptional grants writer with knowledge of the philanthropic landscape, and proven success in delivering fundraising results.
For a confidential discussion, please contact Michelle Varcoe at Gembridge on
03 8375 9661 or 0438 340 270.
About the organisation
How to apply for this role
Please quote in application: Trusts & Foundations Manager via Pro Bono Australia.