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Director Fundraising

Organisation : Breast Cancer Network Australia

Location : Melbourne (Camberwell)

Work type : Full-time

Profession : CEO & Senior Management, Fundraising

Sector : Community Support Services, Health – General, Women

Salary type : Annual Package

Application closing date : 22 Nov, 2019

About the role

Executive leadership role at high profile national charity 

Breast Cancer Network Australia has a long history of powerful advocacy and programs that support all Australians affected by breast cancer.  We are looking for a new Director to continue to make a significant contribution to the financial sustainability of our organisation.  This role will lead the fundraising team.

Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer and working collaboratively as a member of the Executive Leadership Team, the Director will provide dynamic and innovative strategic direction. The position will ensure BCNA has a strong and progressive fundraising portfolio that builds on our strengths but has a clear strategy for development to ensure high returning and sustainable revenue growth.

BCNA has a long and proud history of building effective relationships and this role will play a key role in engaging our stakeholders and continuing to build BCNA’s profile.

As part of the BCNA Executive Team this role is integral in upholding the organisation’s culture and values while being an architect and champion of sustainable change.

Your background/experience and knowledge in fundraising and delivery is essential for this role.

To be the best in this role you will:

  • be an innovator
  • lead and inspire others
  • be focused on providing meaningful connections with BCNAs network
  • have well developed analytical skills and proven ability of setting/achieving strategic objectives

If you are looking for an organisation that is committed to making an impact through collaboration, teamwork and innovation then BCNA is for you.

BCNA provides an energetic, fun and engaging workplace. We offer attractive benefits including extensive salary packaging and workplace flexibility.


About the organisation

Organisation Name : Breast Cancer Network Australia

Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA) is Australia’s peak consumer breast cancer organisation.  BCNA is a member based organisation of over 130,000 members.

Our Purpose:

BCNA works to ensure that all Australians affected by breast cancer receive the very best support, information, treatment and care.

We provide:

  • Information and support through our services such as the Helpline
  • Opportunities for our network to connect in a meaningful way
  • A voice for women and men diagnosed with breast cancer

BCNA consists of a group of talented and dedicated staff drawn from a range of professional and business backgrounds including social work and community development, breast care nursing, policy and government, customer services, communications and marketing, fundraising, events management, accounting and technology services.

More information about BCNA can be found on our website:

How to apply for this role

Want to know more about this amazing opportunity and what we do?  For the full Position Description and other information, including how to apply, please visit us at:

Applications for the role must include a current CV with a cover letter that tells us about you and your motivation for working at BCNA and clearly describes your experience, knowledge, skills and abilities in relation to the selection criteria as detailed in the position description. 

Applications should be emailed to 

If you would like further information about the role or have any questions please contact Deanna Woodyatt, HR Coordinator at in the first instance.

BCNA is an inclusive workplace and is committed to a barrier-free recruitment process. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to contact us.

Applicants must hold a valid visa with unlimited working rights suitable for an ongoing role.

Please quote in application: Director Fundraising via Pro Bono Australia.

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