Close Search
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors
Guide to Giving
Volunteer roles

Head of Fundraising

Organisation : Catholic Care (C/- Gembridge)

Location : Melbourne (Melbourne)

Work type : Full-time

Profession : Fundraising, Grants & Philanthropy

Sector : Humanitarian

Salary type : Annual Package

About the organisation

Organisation Name : Catholic Care (C/- Gembridge)

About the role

  • Lead people, capabiity & growth
  • Make an impact
  • Inner Melbourne | Salary packaging, flexibility & benefits

Strengthening and empowering families and communities to enable them to reach their full potential – is the commitment of CatholicCare Victoria. Their Mission is to build communities that recognise and nurture the dignity of each person.   
CatholicCare Victoria delivers excellence in a broad range of child, family and youth services, family relationship services, school counselling and pastoral care services, social housing, homelessness services (crisis, transitional and outreach), employment and advocacy services across dozens of office locations, delivery sites and outreach locations throughout Victoria.
Reporting to the Group Director, Community Engagement, this position will lead the development of a fundraising strategy to achieve financial targets to support our mission.  This hands-on role will manage a team to build and deliver on several fundraising channels including major gifts, individual giving, trusts and foundations, bequests and corporate partnerships. Building on a track record of growth and success, the Head of Fundraising will be responsible for scoping, implementing, monitoring and continuous improvement across all aspects of donor engagement, stewardship and development. You will work in partnership with internal and external stakeholders of CatholicCare Victoria to achieve outcomes, income growth and impact. 
About YOU

  • An experienced fundraising leader with demonstrated success in growing fundraising results, building capability and driving change
  • Motivated, committed and outcomes-focused with an ability to build strong relationships with diverse stakeholder groups
  • A compelling storyteller to engage the hearts and minds of donors along the philanthropic journey, with the ability and confidence to make sophisticated ‘Asks’​
  • Knowledge of the philanthropic landscape in Australia plus understanding of the systems that underpin best-practice fundraising
  • Strong alignment to CCV’s guiding principles – Human Dignity, Solidarity, Subsidiarity, Equity and Respect

APPLY NOW if you have the expertise, people leadership and commitment to maximise potential and achieve new levels of fundraising success.

Gembridge is proud to partner with CatholicCare. For a confidential discussion, please contact Michelle Varcoe or Parool Shah at Gembridge on 03 8375 9661 or

How to apply


Please quote in application: Head of Fundraising via Pro Bono Australia.

Profession: #Fundraising, #Grants_and_Philanthropy
Sector: #Humanitarian


2022 Salary Survey

You might be interested in

Support the charity sector in a dynamic role where every day...

Advice Services Officer

Use your experience managing and growing a Gifts in Wills pr...

Gifts in Wills Manager

Featured suppliers

NGO Recruitment is Australia’s not-for-profit sector recru...

NGO Recruitment

Prolegis Lawyers work exclusively for charities, other not-f...

Prolegis Lawyers

pba inverse logo
Subscribe Twitter Facebook

Get purpose-driven roles delivered free to your inbox every Monday morning.

You have Successfully Subscribed!