About the role
Are you an experienced and passionate Communication and Fundraising professional who cares about youth welfare and are keen to make a difference to the lives of young people?
Do you thrive on thinking creatively to develop innovative campaigns that punch above their weight?
Are you an engaging storyteller who enjoys developing powerful content for a range of communication platforms, including website, social media, appeals and newsletters?
Are you skilled at working in a small team to deliver an effective and creative marketing or fundraising campaign on time and with a smile?
Are you able to develop effective communication and marketing campaigns to generate greater brand awareness for us and deliver on our fundraising goals?
Are you experienced in managing CRM systems and platforms to support communication and fundraising objectives?
ABOUT THE ROLE
As a Communication and Fundraising Coordinator, you will create high-quality content for our website and social media platforms that boost our brand image and brilliantly communicate the impact of our work with young people. You would also assist with managing our social media and contribute to communication and fundraising strategies.
In this role, you’re an exceptionally creative and motivated digital native with awesome content design and creation skills. With these, you will contribute to Concern Australia’s fundraising, marketing, brand and organisational objectives by helping to create an engaging social media presence that educates our audience and drives conversions for our major events and campaigns. Above all, you love design and digital storytelling that inspires action. You’re an activist.
If you are passionate about using your skills to make a positive impact in the community, we’d love to hear from you!
This position is located at NW Melbourne, Braybrook.
This is a 12 months fixed term 0.8 FTE position.
This position is classified in accordance with Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010 MA000100, Level 3 with the salary range from $62,000 – $67,000 pro rata + super and the level to be commensurate with the skills and experience.
Appointments are subject to eligibility and the legal right to work in Australia.
Appointments are subject to satisfactory Working with Children Check, National Police Check, International Police Check (If resided overseas for a period of 12 months or longer for the past 10 years) and other employment screening or credential checks as determined by the position description.
- Competitive salary packaging to increase your take home pay
- Supported training and development programs
- Employee Assistance Program, a free and confidential counselling service
- Flexible work arrangements
- On-site parking
About the organisation
Concern Australia is a grassroots welfare organisation supporting vulnerable young people. We emerged out of the work of Rev Dr John Smith, who also nurtured the growth of the God’s Squad Christian Motorcycle Club in the 1970s.
The future is looking bright as we celebrate our 50th year and leverage our fresh new brand identity.
We’re looking for the right people to help us build on this momentum, grow our organisation, and make a bigger difference in the lives of young people.
How to apply
For further information, please contact Lizzie Mettam, Communications and Relationship Manager on (03) 9470 2972.
Please submit your cover letter, resume and a statement addressing the key selection criteria (as outlined in the attached position description) to Inga Teague, HR Advisor with the subject line Communication and Fundraising Coordinator via firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be reviewed as received.
Equal Opportunity Statement
Concern Australia is committed to build and maintain an inclusive work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage individuals of diverse backgrounds including but not limited to people from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community, culturally and linguistically diverse communities, the LGBTIQA+ community and people living with a disability to apply for advertised positions.
If you have the skills to do the advertised role and think you would be a good fit for our organisation, we would love to hear from you!
Child Safety Statement
CHILD SAFETY IS A BIG DEAL TO US AND SO IT’S IMPORTANT YOU KNOW AND SHARE OUR COMMITMENT:
Concern Australia is committed to providing child safe and protected environments in all its activities and programs and has a zero tolerance approach to child abuse or exploitations. Children have the right to be safe and protected. All employees are required to have a valid working with Children Check and a National Police Check.
Please quote in application: Communication and Fundraising Coordinator via Pro Bono Australia.