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Coordinator - Funding and Social Investment


Employer: Sacred Heart Mission
Work Type/s: Contract, Part Time
Classification/s: Housing & Homelessness, Policy & Research, Finance & Accounting
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Melbourne

Job posted on: 15 August, 2019.
Applications close: 01 September, 2019. (Expired)

Your future Workplace

Every day of the year, Sacred Heart Mission assist hundreds of people who are experiencing homelessness or living in poverty to find shelter, food, care and support. We are in this for the long haul - we are committed to making a sustainable difference in people’s lives. Everyone is welcome at our table.

Your new role

You are part of the social impact, growth and governance team which develops business models, grows social impact and develops proposals for Government funding opportunities. Working part-time (22.8 hours per week) you will be responsible for coordinating the development and delivery of social impact investments and payment by results contracts and facilitating the transfer of this knowledge through the J2SI ELC (Journey to Social Inclusion Evaluation & Learning Centre). You will also coordinate the generation of Government grant income thought market scanning and funding applications.

Your day-to-day

In line with our ten-year strategic plan you will:

  • Coordinate and deliver the development of systems and submissions to secure Federal, State and Local Government funding opportunities.
  • Seek and present opportunities for social impact contracts or social financing options.
  • Coordinate the activities of internal and external stakeholders involved in the development and delivery of those contracts and options.
  • Support the development and delivery of social enterprise innovations for the J2SI service model.

We're looking for someone with:

  • A tertiary qualification in Finance or Social Policy
  • A sound understanding of social and government finance
  • A proven track record in proposal writing and acquisition
  • Strong relationship management skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively within teams of peers, colleagues and other stakeholders, and demonstrate initiative and effective personal judgement when working alone
  • Experience working or volunteering within the community service sector
  • A strong alignment to the values of Sacred Heart Mission

You can look forward to:

  • Being a part of a team and organisation with proven ability to develop new programs and financing approaches to enhance outcomes for our clients
  • 3 days per week, flexible hours, 12 month contract position
  • Really putting your communication and financing skills to good use
  • Making a positive difference for the people we support and the wider community
  • Salary packaging expenses like your rent, holiday accommodation and dining out: up to $15,990 pre-tax
  • Access to in-house training
  • Opportunity to purchase additional leave
How to apply for this job

This job ad has now expired, and applications are no longer being accepted.