ID: 183608

Fundraising Coordinator

Mentoring & Advocacy Regular - more than 6 months Anywhere

About this opportunity

For the full Position Description and details on how to apply, see the Out For Australia website.


The Fundraising Coordinator will be responsible for supporting the Fundraising Manager in diversifying OFA’s revenue sources and supporting our growth targets through fundraising initiatives. This includes the identification, cultivation and solicitation of major donors, special campaigns, Trusts, Foundations, and pro bono services, and leveraging matched funding opportunities.

The Business Development team focuses on a key enablement part of OFA’s Operational Plan - sourcing funding from corporate partners and other funding sources to ensure strong relationships so that these partners and donors continue to partner with and give to OFA well into the future!


The Fundraising Coordinator's core responsibilities are as follows:

  • Assist the Fundraising Manager in developing a fundraising strategy and a toolkit of ideas to assist in execution of the strategy.
  • Cold contact and regular contact with potential donors.
  • Work with the Fundraising Manager to increase conversion with donors that will make a material difference to OFA’s fundraising goals.
  • Ensure all donor details are captured accurately in OFA’s CRM.
  • Maintain regular contact with donors to ensure they feel there is strong value in donating to OFA, thereby securing future funding also.
  • Collect, collate and share potential collateral with OFA’s marketing team to be shared on social media where appropriate.

Additional requirements

Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age.

Time Required

4 - 6 hours per week.

Suitable for
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
Type of work
  • Fundraising & Events

Ongoing learning and development opportunities available to all volunteers.