Philanthropic Grants Coordinator

Job No: Berry1893
Location: Richmond, VIC

  • Part Time or full time ongoing position (0.8-1.0 FTE)
  • Richmond location
  • Generous salary packaging benefits


Join Victoria’s largest independent child and family services organisation, and FIA award winning fundraising team, and become a vital part of a team that never gives up doing whatever it takes for kids. We believe everyone should have a good childhood, growing up in families and communities where they feel safe, nurtured and have hope for the future.

Berry Street’s Marketing, Communications & Development team’s primary objective is to increase Berry Street’s profile and awareness within the community, with the aim of increasing our independent income. The purpose of this role is to increase Berry Street’s capacity to secure funding for innovation, specific projects and general support through philanthropic grants.

The Philanthropic Grants Coordinator will join a dynamic and highly successful team securing philanthropic grants for Berry Street’s priority strategic projects. The Coordinator will be an exceptionally skilled proposal writer with the ability to develop strong cases for support in collaboration with program leaders. Strong interpersonal skills and confidence in working with senior level stakeholders both internally and externally is required in this role. An attractive salary package will be offered commensurate with experience.


For further information call Lynette Moore (Trusts & Foundations Manager) on (03) 9429 9266.

Applications addressing the key selection criteria should be submitted by 5pm on 26 June 2017.

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Berry Street are committed to the safety, participation and empowerment of all children, including those with a disability and culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds. Berry Street are also committed to cultural safety, inclusion and empowerment of Aboriginal children, their families and communities. Comprehensive reference and background checking will be undertaken, including a Working with Children Check and police check. Aboriginal people; people from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds and people with a disability are encouraged to apply.

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