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Supporter Relations Manager - Four Paws Australia


Employer: NGO Recruitment & Consulting
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Communications & Marketing, Fundraising, Management, Animal Welfare & Protection
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 15 December, 2016.
Applications close: No Deadline – please apply as soon as possible

  • International animal welfare organisation
  • Develop & implement the strategy for supporter relations
  • Currently located in Sydney CBD

About the Organisation

FOUR PAWS is an international animal welfare organisation with Headquarters in Vienna, Austria, and has offices in more than 10 other countries worldwide. Founded in 1988, the organisation improves animal welfare through sustainable campaigns and projects. FOUR PAWS focuses on animals that are directly under human influence, for example farm animals, companion animals and wild animals kept in captivity. FOUR PAWS aims to help animals in need directly and quickly.

Benefits and Culture

FOUR PAWS Australia has recently commenced operations and is looking for a team who can deliver “best in class” supporter experiences. This strategic role will provide an opportunity to participate in global discussions on supporter relations and to work in a best practice fundraising environment.

The Role

You will play an integral part in delivering the vision of Four Paws Australia with responsibility for maximizing supporter engagement and retention and managing the supporter relations team ensuring the delivery of outstanding professional supporter service. Specifically you will:

  • Provide the overarching vision and leadership of the supporter relations team
  • Take overall responsibility for relevant program budgets, forecasting and expenditure
  • Maintain accurate reporting and analysis and monitor key performance indicators
  • Have responsibility for the transfer of data to and from call centres and other suppliers

Skills Required

Ideally you have experience in a similar role in an INGO or not for profit. Alternatively you have excellent project management skills with experience in customer service sector, ideally in a call centre or similar environment. You have meticulous attention to detail and significant experience in:

  • Managing supporter / customer service teams
  • Developing and implementing strategy into achievable plans
  • Setting and managing budgets, ensuring expenditure is kept within budget
  • Accurately using databases, ideally Raisers Edge or similar fundraising database
How to apply for this job

If you share the vision of a world where humans treat animals with respect, empathy and understanding please click here to apply, submitting your resume and cover letter in MS Word format addressing the skills required, quoting reference #33510.  Alternatively for an initial discussion, please contact Annie Barker on 02 8243 0570.

Supporting materials  Four Paws.pdf