ActionAid Vacancy: Donor Development Manager - Australia

Action Aid
  • Key fundraising position
  • Drive direct marketing innovation
  • Work in an international fundraising environment
About us
ActionAid is a leading international development charity. By working with the poorest and most vulnerable people, and putting women at the centre of our work, our experience is that defeating poverty is truly possible.

About the role
You will be key team member in ActionAid Australia’s efforts to defeat poverty.
Reporting to the Head of Fundraising, the Donor Development Manager manages ActionAid’s direct mail program including appeals, acquisition and donor communications. Developing and upgrading middle donors and increasing the number of confirmed bequestors are also key responsibilities.

As well as focusing on achieving income targets, you’ll maximise lifetime value of donors, cross-sell options to support ActionAid and collaborate with others to maximise impact across web and email channels.

You will have
  • A commitment to ActionAid’s mission and values
  • Proven experience in direct marketing and relationship fundraising.
  • Strong strategic thinking ability
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
Would You Enjoy?
  • an opportunity to make a difference to the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people
  • a role where you have variety in your work
  • working with a small friendly team, in a flexible working environment
  • A competitive salary and generous salary packaging
  • An inner-Sydney location
How to apply:
If you would like to be ActionAid’s next Donor Development Manager, please email your application to .

Closing Date: 1 Aug 2014

You’ll find a Position Description at: HERE. And for further information, please contact Shannon Fleming, Head of Fundraising, on