Work for Youngcare

How you can join the team

If you are interested in working at Youngcare’s HQ at Spring Hill, QLD, please contact us now.

Fundraising Executive

An opportunity has become available for a fundraising superstar to join the Operations team at Youngcare!

Reporting directly to the Operations Manager and working closely with the Fundraising Coordinator, your purpose is to acquire and retain supporters, in order to grow our individual giving income.

The role is to maximise individual giving, including donations, regular giving, appeals, in memoriam giving, bequest income and ensuring communication pathways are built and maintained to the highest possible standard and that annual targets are met.

About Youngcare

Australia has a severe shortage of appropriate housing for young people with high care needs. At present there are over 700,000 people living in, or at risk of entering aged care. Youngcare is working to liberate young people by providing options.

Youngcare is a solution focused organisation that connects industry leaders and government to drive change and to provide innovative solutions to empower young people to live the lives we all deserve.

About you

Essential

  • Relevant tertiary qualification or equivalent
  • Proven success in direct mail, donor acquisition, donor retention and community giving
  • Proven experience of data analysis and statistical understanding
  • Strong track record of managing and developing relationships with individual and community donors
  • Knowledge of Raiser’s Edge
  • Experience in the management of budgets
  • Highly creative, with excellent writing skills
  • Results orientated, able to work under pressure and manage a busy workload

Desirable

  • Experience in managing staff
  • Experience of online fundraising and using social media in fundraising
  • Experience of working in a charity that has grown through fundraising
  • Youngcare can offer you
  • A passionate, committed, forward looking and dynamic culture
  • Supportive, fun and rewarding working environment
  • Salary packaging benefits
  • Flexible working hours
  • Training & development opportunities
  • An opportunity to make a real difference!

Roles for carers 
Wesley Mission Queensland provides the care at the apartments at Sinnamon Park, Brisbane and Coomera on the Gold Coast. Please note that Youngcare is not a care provider, if you are a qualified and professional carer looking to work at the Youngcare apartments please contact Wesley Mission on 07 3621 4500.