About the role
- Dynamic generalist role with Major Gifts focus
- Key member of the leadership team – Melbourne CBD location
This newly created position could be the perfect career opportunity for a team player who thrives in a small team environment; ideally with FIA or CFRE credentials. Reporting to the CEO, you will implement and deliver the organisation’s strategic Fundraising Plan, guided by targets for income growth. Engaging with donors, partners and supporters, you will drive fundraising to enable the Trust to achieve its philanthropic goals. In a role with variety, you will grow the website and digital presence, plan a major annual event, and drive the major donor program.
You will bring demonstrated fundraising and partnerships experience, along with a dynamic approach to developing and implementing fundraising strategies and campaigns. Sound knowledge and experience in major gifts fundraising will be highly-valued, as will strong organisational skills and management ability. Fundamental to this role’s success will be an empathy for the physical and emotional impacts that service can have on families, together with an understanding of the opportunities for hope, empowerment and growth.
In return, you will be part of an enthusiastic team with a values-driven culture, with FBT salary packaging and access to professional support and networks.
About the organisation
‘No family should suffer financial hardship as a result of their sacrifice for the nation’
Bravery Trust (https://braverytrust.org.au/) was created in 2012 to address a critical gap – Bravery Trust changes the lives of serving members of the Australian Defence Force, veterans and their families, ensuring that they do not suffer as a consequence of their service and that they are provided with immediate support and assistance in their time of need. The Trust provides assistance nationally, and works collaboratively with the Department of Defence, the Department of Veteran Affairs and other providers.
How to apply for this role
If you have the acumen and the passion to implement and drive fundraising success in support of this transformational, values-driven organisation, please apply to firstname.lastname@example.org by 30 September 2019. Call Rick Mayers 03 9935 2934 or Philip Mayers on 03 9935 2902 for more information.
Please quote in application: Fundraising & Engagement Manager via Pro Bono Australia.