National Trust of Australia (Victoria)
The National Trust of Australia (Victoria) (NTAV) is an independent, non-profit organisation supported by a large community base. We are Victoria’s premier heritage and conservation organisation and the major operator of historic properties and sites open to the public across Victoria. Our philosophy is to provide outstanding visitor experiences whilst maximising revenue and profitability.
About the role:
The National Trust is seeking a Fundraising Coordinator, 5 days a week to act as an ambassador for the National Trust and help raise vital funding for our programs and business functions. The Fundraising Coordinator will have knowledge of and some experience in fundraising, including direct mail, and Trusts and Foundations and the not for profit culture. Responsibilities include overseeing the implementation of direct mail campaigns, including management of donor and potential donor records; drafting of acknowledgements and other correspondence for the CEO and Chair of the organisation. The position also entails the delivery of a wide range of support for the fundraising and commercial functions, including support in the development and execution of special events, proposal writing and donor background research. Must have the willingness to learn and be part of a small team, and a willingness to work within the National Trust of Australia (Vic)’s fundamental principles, values and mission.
Reliability, confidentiality, punctuality and a positive, can-do attitude will make you thrive in this position. Attention to detail and strong confident writing skills a must!
In this very diverse role, where no two days will be the same, we require an individual who is a problem solver, driven by achieving successful outcomes and is happy to work as part of a team as well as individually. You will need to be proactive, responsive and astute, and have the ability to understand what needs to happen to achieve our business goals.
Your responsibilities will include:
To be successful in this role:
Your reliability, confidentiality, punctuality and a positive, can-do attitude will make you thrive in this position. Attention to detail skills a must! You produce strong written communication that is well defined and concise and are able to effectively communicate objectives to team members and clients. Your drive and commitment allow you to maintain a solution-focused approach to relationship building and development of our fundraising operations. You will be highly motivated, energetic, work well with others and a self-starter. Interpersonal communication skills will be pivotal in our decision for this role.
Bonus points if:
You have experience working in the not for profit space
You have an understanding of fundraising with a background in fundraising/customer service
To apply for this job please visit www.nationaltrust.org.au.