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The Salvation Army
Blackburn, VIC, Australia

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Events Manager



REDFERN, NSW, Australia 


Community/Welfare/Social, Marketing/Communications

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Full time




Events Manager

  • National responsibility 
  • 12 month contract (maternity leave cover)
  • Sydney location

The Salvation Army’s Community Fundraising team is responsible for the management and coordination of Fundraising events across Australia.  Events range from the Red Shield Appeal launches in capital cities, other donor and supporter events, Corporate Partnerships and Wills & Bequest events.  This role will work closely with the Events Coordinators to ensure consistent strategy is implemented across Australia. The role will work closely with state based Public Relations Secretaries and state based Fundraising teams to ensure Salvation Army donors and supporters are inspired and appreciated.

The Events Manager will report to the General Manager Community Fundraising.

The role will be responsible for the delivery of national fundraising events.

Key areas of accountability include: 

  • Drive strategic direction through Community Fundraising, Philanthropy, Corporate Partnerships and Bequests events.
  • Ensure all campaigns are on time, within budget and are compliant with privacy standards
  • Develop event briefs that clearly articulate the audience and outcomes
  • Coordinate supporter elements of events such as event invitations confirming attendance and following through on special requirements
  • Post Event reports

For this role you will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in events management. 

The position will be located in Redfern, Sydney and will require interstate travel. 

To apply for the position please submit your resume and cover letter via the ‘apply now’ link.

Closing date for applications is 26 May 2019

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