Looking for an opportunity to take the next step in your Face to Face Fundraising Career whilst helping the world's refugees?

  • One of the world’s leading humanitarian aid agencies
  • Full-time permanent contract
  • Sydney CBD location
  • Generous salary packaging available

Australia for UNHCR is an international aid agency that raises funds from Australian Donors to support the humanitarian operations of the UN Refugee Agency. Established in 2000 as part of a global fundraising network it has now raised more than $160 million from a broad network of individuals, community and corporate partners.

The Role:

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a face to face fundraising Team Manager, or experienced fundraising Team Leader looking to take the next exciting step in their career, in Australia’s most established In House fundraising program.

As the Sydney F2F Team Manager your responsibilities will include:

  • Driving the growth of the Sydney F2F fundraising program to achieve objectives and targets
  • Motivating team members to achieve and exceed daily and weekly targets
  • Lead by example in all aspects of fundraising in the field
  • Meeting the individual daily sign up targets prescribed by Australia for UNHCR including, personal pledge rate and pre-debit attrition
  • Working with the Campaign Manager to ensure that all team KPI’s are achieved on an ongoing basis
  • Monitoring team performance, providing support and additional coaching/training to all team members
  • Setting daily/weekly targets for team members as agreed with the Campaign Manager in weekly campaign meetings
  • Training new staff on the field, providing additional ‘on the job’ training and identifying any other training needs of team members
  • Conducting morning meetings on the field at the commencement of each shift
  • Ensuring all team members are briefed on the latest Emergency Response Team/UNHCR developments as communicated by Australia for UNHCR
  • Ensuring that all team members are professional advocates for Australia for UNHCR in their appearance and communications with the public

What we offer;

  • Permanent position with the opportunity to salary package
  • Generous bonus system
  • Opportunity to travel throughout Australia in a leadership role
  • Opportunity to work alongside an experienced Campaign Manager to assist with taking the team to the next level
  • Direct involvement in further developing the team’s positive culture and attitude
  • Work out of Australia for UNHCR’s head office, directly for the charity
  • Work in a diverse workplace with people from all over the world

Skills & Experience Required

  • Proven experience working within a face to face fundraising program
  • Proven track record exceeding KPIs in a fundraising or sales environment
  • Ability to lead and manage fundraising/sales teams
  • Positive pro-active mindset and ability to inspire others
  • Experience delivering training and coaching to Face to Face fundraisers

A full position description is available here. For more information please email [email protected].

If you are passionate about taking your Face to Face fundraising career to the next level whilst making a difference in the lives of the world’s refugees, please send your resume and covering letter, addressing each of the requirements listed above, to [email protected], with subject line Face to Face Fundraising Team Manager - Sydney.

Please note we are unable to respond to recruitment agency enquiries. Applicants must be an Australian citizen/permanent resident or have a suitable visa that allows permanent work in Australia, in order to apply for this position. A working-holiday visa is not appropriate.

Applications close 11th November 2018

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