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National Community Fundraising Coordinator

Organisation : Redkite

Location : Sydney (Surry Hills)

Work type : Full-time

Profession : Community Services, Customer Service, Fundraising

Sector : Community Support Services

Salary type : Annual Package

Application closing date : 24 Oct, 2019

About the role

Would you like to make a meaningful difference to children, young people and families facing cancer? Join a passionate and results focused fundraising team on a full time, 12 month fixed term contract.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a passionate and results focused fundraising team. Redkite has an amazing community of supporters with exciting opportunities to develop new relationships.

The role of National Community Fundraising Coordinator is to ensure Redkite’s community fundraisers feel inspired and connected to Redkite’s cause and are acknowledged for their incredible generosity. This role is responsible for the management of community relationships, co-ordination and securing of community fundraising activities, and delivering significant growth in revenue across Australia in support of children and young people with cancer and their families.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with community fundraising enquiries, including creating and providing fundraisers with appropriate fundraising materials.
  • Assist with project managing third-party community fundraising events.
  • Support with pre-and post-event communications.
  • Attend community and other fundraising events.
  • Assist with developing and preparing presentations and packages for existing and prospective corporate partners.

About you:

The position is ideal for someone who has had 1-2 year experience in a relationship or client engagement role. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Strong customer service focus.
  • Good time management, planning and organisational skills.
  • Ability to liaise with and engage stakeholders and third party suppliers.
  • Experience in maintaining organised systems and files.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Previous experience working in a fundraising or marketing environment would be highly desirable

About the organisation

Organisation Name : Redkite

Redkite supports children and young people with cancer and their families by providing real and practical support through the cancer experience – from the very moment of diagnosis, throughout treatment and when families return home to their community. Redkite is one of Australia’s leading national childhood cancer support charities, and has an experienced and passionate team.

How to apply for this role

Please visit for a full Position Description.

So, if you are ready to hit the ground running then don’t delay and apply now! Please send a cover letter addressing the above key criteria as well as a CV to

Applications Close: 5pm, Thursday 24th October 2019


Redkite is committed to child safety. We follow clear and transparent recruitment practices which include; references, interviews, psychometric testing and Working with Children & National Police Checks relevant to the state in which staff will be employed. At every stage of the recruitment process we undertake thorough screening to ensure that anyone that joins the team aligns with our values and our commitment to child safety.

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Please quote in application: National Community Fundraising Coordinator via Pro Bono Australia.


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