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Development Manager

Organisation : Aurora Education Foundation

Location : Sydney

Work type : Full-time

Profession : Fundraising

Sector : Education & Employment, Foundations, Trusts & Philanthropy, Indigenous

Salary type : Annual Package

Application closing date : 23 Sep, 2019

About the role

Working closely with the Chief Executive Officer, you will develop and execute a broad range of fundraising initiatives to source and secure government and philanthropic income for the Foundation.   You will maintain a strong operational framework to support the fundraising strategy, building and engaging with a community of supporters, including donor recognition and hands-on, day-to-day fundraising activities.

With a strong technical understanding of contemporary income generation practices, you will bring experience in identifying, cultivating and soliciting philanthropic gifts from a variety of sources. 

Applicants with similar, transferable skills are also welcome to apply.

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

About the organisation

Organisation Name : Aurora Education Foundation

We’re shifting the conversation about what is possible for Indigenous Australians

Aurora supports Indigenous students to realise their full academic potential – whether it is completing Year 12 or a PhD from Harvard. We walk with students throughout their entire academic journey – from high school right through to university, to postgraduate studies and on to the workforce.

This is your chance to make a real difference to the landscape of education for Indigenous Australians and transform lives through an investment in potential and life-long learning.

How to apply for this role

To discuss this opportunity, please contact Judith Marks, Senior Consultant, Richmond Associates, Australia Office on +61 (0)2 8218 2185, or by email  

Further information can also be downloaded from the Richmond Associates website at



Please quote in application: Development Manager via Pro Bono Australia.

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