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Business Development Coordinator

Employer: The Fred Hollows Foundation
Work Type/s: Contract, Full Time
Classification/s: Business Development & Sales, International Aid & Development, Management, Project Management
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 10 January, 2018.
Applications close: 28 January, 2018.

  • Join one of Australia’s most highly respected and international development organisations
  • Help eliminate trachoma, a painful, blinding disease that is completely avoidable
  • Make a difference in an international development organisation
  • Fixed Term Full Time 12 Month Contract 

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of Australia’s most well respected and fastest growing international development organisations – The Fred Hollows Foundation. Working across 25 countries, our vision is for a world where no one is needlessly blind.

Reporting to the Senior Resource Mobilisation Coordinator, the Business Development Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the business development activities for the Resource Mobilisation team, conducting desktop research and market intelligence for opportunities with institutional donors, and developing high quality material to communicate with a range of audiences the breadth and depth of the Foundation’s programmatic, advocacy and research work.

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Experience in synthesizing technical information into formats suitable for a range of different audiences
  • Experience in managing production of content for donor audiences
  • Experience in Identifying and pursuing funding opportunities for international development programs with institutional donors
  • Highly advanced written communication skills, with the ability to write and produce high level documents.
  • Highly proficient in MS suite of products
  • Proficient in Design software (desirable)
  • Proven planning and organizing abilities.
  • Ability to work under strict deadlines.
  • Excellent people skills, comfortable with various audiences in multiple settings
  • Previous experience working within International Development, or nonprofit sector (desirable) 
How to apply for this job

Applications can be made via the online application form: Please upload your updated CV and a cover letter addressing all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills and attributes’ section of the Job Description. Email enquiries can be sent to using the subject line: Business Development Coordinator enquiry via EthicalJobs.

Applications close: Sunday 28th January 2018.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.

To be eligible to apply for this position you must have the appropriate right to work in the Australia and be prepared to undergo any necessary background checks and qualification checks.

The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas where we work. Applicants are advised that The Foundation reserves the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures to ensure we maintain and promote a child safe environment.