- Contract, Full Time
- Communications and Marketing, Fundraising, International Aid and Development, Project Management
- Not For Profit (NFP)
- Job posted on: 12 Aug 2019
- Applications close: 27 Aug 2019 (expired)
Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty.
That means we tackle the inequality that keeps people poor. Together we save, protect and rebuild lives. When disaster strikes, we help people build better lives for themselves, and for others. We take on issues like land rights, climate change and discrimination against women. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can enjoy life free from poverty.
We are an international confederation of 19 organisations (affiliates) working together with partners and local communities in the areas of humanitarian, development and campaigning, in more than 90 countries.
All our work is led by five core values: Accountability, Empowerment, Equality, Inclusiveness and Sustainability.
As an agency undertaking work both nationally and internationally and in humanitarian response, Oxfam takes its duty of care seriously to safeguard children, young people and adults and recognises that it must meet community expectations and the trust placed in its personnel to maintain the highest standards of conduct with children. Therefore, all positions within Oxfam are required to comply with the One Oxfam Child Safeguarding and Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse policies and all staff sign the Oxfam Australia Child Safeguarding and One Oxfam Employee Codes of Conduct.
Reporting to the Events Fundraising and Marketing Manager, the Events Marketing Coordinator is responsible for supporting the development and implementation of the marketing strategy to drive individual and corporate participation to Oxfam Trailwalker events nationwide.
Working closely with state based Fundraising Coordinators and our digital team, to ensure increased lead generation and conversion to grow recruitment and net income across the Events portfolio.
This role will work across four event campaigns using multiply channels, EDM, SMS and telemarketing to increase participation while creating positive supporter journeys for potential participants, The role will focus on improving retention rates, conversion rates and gaining higher corporate support (participation, sponsorship, inter-industry competition and matched giving) and other initiatives including supporting volunteering recruitment.
They will also contribute to leveraging the Events portfolio, to build the life-time value of the supporter base for Oxfam Australia.
This position plays an important role in ensuring that all Oxfam’s fundraising events positively and accurately reflect the work, values and vision of Oxfam Australia.
To be successful in this role you will have;