Remote / Work from Home
- Job posted on: 27th Nov 2023
- Applications close:
Remote / Work from Home
The Foundation is an international development organisation working to prevent blindness and restore sight. We continue to carry on the legacy of Professor Fred Hollows, who believed every person had the right to quality eye care, no matter where they live. The Foundation has grown to work in more than 25 countries throughout Africa, South Asia, Southeast Asia, the Middle East and the Pacific, as well as Australia. The Foundation has restored sight to more than 2.5 million people worldwide. We have an ambitious five-year strategic plan that aims to take us even closer to realising our vision of a world in which no person is needlessly blind, or vision impaired and Indigenous Australians exercise their right to sight and good health.
The Foundation is also proud to announce that we were awarded the Employer of Choice Award (Public Sector and NFP) at the 2022 Australian HR Awards.
You will have excellent written and verbal communications skills with a demonstrated ability to effectively listen, negotiate and show diplomacy. You will also have the ability and willingness to build strong relationships with both internal and external stakeholders. Additionally, you will have excellent organisational and time-management skills, including the ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines. Finally, you will be innovative, analytical and able to interpret data to find solutions and drive strategy.
The Supporter Relationship Specialist is accountable for the development and management of a mid-value donor program (donors giving $1,000-$10,000 annually), with a particular focus on core, this included a large group who are very direct mail responsive mid-value donors who give approx. $2M annually. The role includes strategic planning and operational delivery of the program to grow revenue and align it with The Foundation’s strategic framework.
Through our internal programs and employee benefits, we aim to create an environment where you will feel supported and empowered. Whether your focus is on continuous learning, professional development or finding an environment which enables you to thrive while balancing family or personal commitments, we have a range of programs in place to support you. Including:
To find out more about our benefits, click here.
Please apply directly via the "Apply Now" Button, and include a CV and Cover Letter.
Should you have any questions regarding the opportunity, please reach out to our Talent Acquisition Specialist, at [email protected] using the subject line: Supporter Relationship Specialist enquiry via EthicalJobs, for a confidential conversation. Kindly note that CVs will not be considered through this email address.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this position.
The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children and community partners 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. The Foundation is also committed to protecting the health of our beneficiaries, donors and partners and require incumbents of this role to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (except where medical conditions may make vaccination harmful to their health).
Please note: We will not be accepting CV’s via agencies for this role.
A position description is attached.