Philanthropy Manager

Job posted: 20/03/2020
Applications close: 14/04/2020 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Reference: 18789

Reference: 18789

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne

Experienced Philanthropy Manager required, whose entrepreneurial spirit, cross-cultural knowledge, and analytical abilities match their skills in building strong personal ties with donors to raise funds in support of innovative cancer research.

The Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre is Australia’s only public hospital solely dedicated to cancer and one of an elite group of hospitals worldwide to have its own integrated cancer research program and laboratories.  The Peter MacCallum Cancer Foundation is the fundraising arm of Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, a place where our normal days are extraordinary, as are the people we care for.


As a Philanthropy Manager, you will have the personal drive and ability to develop a portfolio of prospects and donors and will work to meet multi-year and annual fundraising goals.  This is a key member of the Foundation team and as such will be expected to raise significant funds on an annual basis and work closely with a variety of key-stakeholders, Foundation Board members and Committee members to advance PMCC and major gift philanthropy. You will have experience with the cultivation, solicitation and stewardship process in securing major gifts, as well as the ability to draft high quality solicitation proposals and letters.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Demonstration of fundraising experience, and proven success with major gifts fundraising (written and verbal solicitations)

  • Excellent communication, collaboration and negotiation skills

  • Sound knowledge of fundraising legislation, practices and philosophy of charitable giving

  • Demonstrated time management and organisational skills

  • Sound knowledge of using databases, preferably fundraising databases or Raisers Edge

Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging/ADOs

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Central City Location

  • Training and Development Program

Please note that applicants must address the selection criteria.

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Humphrey Clegg - 0385596823
Carl Young - 03 8559 7777

Philanthropy Manager