- Job posted on: 12th May 2022
- Applications close:
Australian Wildlife Conservancy (AWC) is a global leader in conservation, providing hope for Australia’s wildlife with a science-informed, land management partnership approach which delivers high impact results. We protect endangered wildlife across 12.5 million hectares in iconic regions such as the Kimberley, Cape York, the Top End and Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre.
We are seeking an exceptional and highly motivated professional to join our Development (fundraising) team in the role of Senior Grants Coordinator. Based in Perth, the role will suit a talented professional who is passionate about conservation and communicating in a way that showcases your exceptional writing and editing skills, and your ability to understand and present complex content in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences. You will be joining a talented and high-performing national team of development professionals who are committed to creating better outcomes for Australia’s threatened wildlife.
Your key responsibilities will be responsible for managing AWC’s significant philanthropic grants program. This includes managing a small grants team, as well as both overseeing and delivering all facets of the program: including identifying, writing, submitting and tracking grant applications, as well as reporting to stakeholders and building key internal and external relationships. You will report to AWC’s Senior Executive, Development & Grants, and work closely with our Development Executive (Perth). This role is offered as a parental cover 12-month contract.
You are an outstanding and persuasive writer with a passion for saving Australia’s native wildlife and a love for the great outdoors.
To exceed in this role, you require:
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the ongoing growth of an innovative, successful organisation which is helping shape the future of conservation in Australia. A competitive remuneration package is available for a candidate with suitable professional, commercial or fundraising experience.
To submit an application, visit our careers page click ‘APPLY’ and follow the prompts to complete an online application form.
Your application must include a covering letter outlining your suitability for this role, your CV and a sample of persuasive writing that you have written (ie. grant application, business case, or similar). Applications that do not meet these criteria will not be accepted.
NOTE: applications that do not include a cover letter or writing sample will not be considered. If Shortlisted, you may be asked to complete a short grant-writing exercise in advance of your interview.
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To learn more about AWC, please visit our website www.australianwildlife.org/