ID: 210163

Sponsorship and Public Relations Extraordinaire

Disaster Relief Regular - more than 6 months Anywhere

About this opportunity

Are you seeking a volunteer opportunity to make a high impact contribution to the future growth and development of an established NFP?

Shoe Boxes of Love Inc has been providing disaster relief to communities across Australia for the past 13 years. We are incredibly excited to be at a critical point in our operations, and desperately need the expertise of experienced volunteers and/or Board Members to assist in the future development of our organisation.

To assist with our future growth, ensure maximum community engagement and sustainability, we are looking for a Sponsorship and PR Extraordinaire.

As part of you role, you will be responsible for:

  • Identifying sponsorship opportunities that align with SBOL values
  • Developing grant proposals and applications that align with SBOL values and support our objectives
  • Identifying and establishing partnership opportunities with corporate donors and sponsors to ensure the ongoing sustainability of our organisation.
  • Designing and implementing marketing strategies that cultivate our relationships with media, engage our target audience and boost our brand awareness.
  • Maximizing brand presence on various channels (e.g., web, TV and social media)
  • Cultivating and maintaining relationships with media and influential professionals

In order to be considered for this role, we would love to see the following experience:

  • Professional background in Sponsorship and Public Relations
  • Demonstrated experience with successful grant writing
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to work independently and within team environments
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Valid full Drivers Licence

In return, we promise a wonderful, innovative, and fun culture, where our efforts are rewarded through the partnerships we develop, and the impact our work has on recipients. We are very fly-by-the-seat-of-our pants, and it's a wild adventure!

Successful applicants will need to undergo a National Police Check and Working with Children Check

This position is listed as virtual, as it can predominately be undertaken online. However, attendance to Board meetings and/or to our headquarters would be appreciated and expected as part of the role.


Additional requirements

Driver's Licence . National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.

*Please note:
It’s important that organisations continue to monitor and follow the advice and guidelines of both State or Territory, and Federal Governments in relation to the latest COVID-19 requirements.
* As each organisation provides different levels/types of insurance, volunteers are reminded to check with the organisation as to the type of insurance provided for volunteers (e.g. Voluntary Workers Personal Accident Insurance).
* Best practice volunteer involvement recommends that a volunteer role should not be more than 15-16 hours per week.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required

5-10 hours per month minimum. Time commitment can be negotiated.

Suitable for
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Fundraising & Events
  • Governance, Boards & Committees
  • Marketing, Media & Communications