About the role
The Gifts in Wills and Events Coordinator fills a critical role in the direct marketing team and is responsible for the strategy and development of direct marketing activities bequests and workplace giving as well as some occasional special projects across Australia and New Zealand budgets. The primary role of the Gifts in Wills and Events Coordinator is to develop and implement strategies designed to increase visibility of legacies to Médecins Sans Frontières and increase donor pipeline for future support through gifts in Wills as well as develop and implement a range of activities aimed at increasing workplace giving and matched giving, and develop and implement special projects and punctual events such as supporters briefings.
This is a hands-on role requires an understanding of best practice in direct marketing using different channels both online and offline.
Additionally, maintenance of brand integrity, awareness raising, project management and relationships with project and organisational stakeholders are also vital to the successful fulfilment of the role.
About the organisation
Médecins Sans Frontières Australia is one of 23 national sections of Médecins Sans Frontières committed to delivering medical-humanitarian aid to populations in crisis in over 71 countries. Médecins Sans Frontières delivers medical humanitarian aid based on need alone. Médecins Sans Frontières operates independently of any discriminating factors including political, religious or economic allegiances and irrespective of race, religion or gender. Médecins Sans Frontières is committed to expanding and improving the medical humanitarian care it offers to its beneficiaries and to remain independent.
The fulfilment of this objective is dependent on the Fundraising team meeting its substantial growth targets and the protection, preservation and promotion of the Médecins Sans Frontières brand in Australia and New Zealand. Direct marketing is one of four distinct portfolios within the Fundraising Department. The others are major gifts, data and regular giving.
How to apply for this role
Applications MUST address individual selection criteria. You should also write a cover letter indicating why you want to work for Médecins Sans Frontières Australia Ltd and attach a copy of your CV.
Please note that a criminal record check may be required as part of the selection process. Applicants with criminal records will not automatically be ineligible for the position they are applying for. Médecins Sans Frontières Australia Ltd has a Child Protection Policy in place and all employees are required to comply with this policy (which is available on our website).
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Closing date: Please send in your application as soon as possible – applications will be reviewed as they come in.
Please quote in application: Vacant Position: Gifts in Wills and Events Coordinator via Pro Bono Australia.