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Business Development Executive - Major Donor & Corporate Partnerships 
Sydney, Australia
Applications close: This vacancy will remain open until filled
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Research Advisors
Sydney or Melbourne, Australia
Applications close: 8 February 2016
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Senior Media Advisor
Sydney, Australia
Applications close: 19 February 2016
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Procurement and Logistics Coordinator
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Applications close: 22 February 2016
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Business Development Executive - Major Donor & Corporate Partnerships 

  • Innovative culture, pioneer new shared value and social investment initiatives
  • National role with regional international fundraising opportunities
  • Full time permanent role (flexible), based in Rosebery 

Join one of Australia’s most well respected and fastest growing international development organisations – The Fred Hollows Foundation. Working across 25 countries, our vision is for a world where no one is needlessly blind. We have an ambitious 5 year strategic plan that aims to take The Foundation even closer to realising our vision of ending avoidable blindness.
 
As a senior member of our Partnerships fundraising team, you will develop, diversify and expand the major donor and corporate partnerships programs of The Fred Hollows Foundation.  You will also generate opportunities to adopt new high net worth, shared value or social investment initiatives to deliver significant income growth.  This role has a national focus, however there is an exciting opportunity to work on regional international opportunities.  Key responsibilities include:

  • Develop, diversify and expand the national major donor and corporate partnership programs
  • Promote the work of The Foundation to major donors and corporate partners
  • Develop innovative and compelling proposals and pitches for funding
  • Implement effective donor management practices 

You are a senior fundraiser or relationship manager, and can demonstrate your success achieving income generation targets, superior relationship management and negotiation skills, contribution to team and fundraising strategy, as well as commitment to the mission and values of The Fred Hollows Foundation.
 
How to apply & who to contact

Applications can be made here. Please upload a cover letter addressing all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description and your resume.
 
For further information please call our Recruitment Specialist on + 61 (02) 8741 1962 or email employment@hollows.org.

Applications close: These vacancies will remain open until the positions are filled. 
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.

The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas where we work.  Applicants are advised that The Foundation reserves the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures to ensure we maintain and promote a child safe environment. 

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Research Advisors

 
  • Bring your research and analysis skills to help us demonstrate our Global Impact
  • Sydney or Melbourne Locations
  • 2 x 12 Month Maternity covers – Opportunity for temporary to permanent position 
A rare and exciting opportunity exists to join one of Australia’s most well respected and fastest growing international development organisations – The Fred Hollows Foundation. Working across 25 countries, our vision is for a world where no one is needlessly blind. We have an ambitious 5 year strategic plan that aims to take The Foundation even closer to realising our vision of ending avoidable blindness.
 
An excellent opportunity exists for 2 highly qualified and experienced professionals with substantial research experience.  Working as part of our Development Effectiveness team these positions are accountable for enhancing the quality and effectiveness of our in-country programs, by supporting our country teams to commission and deliver high quality operational research. 
 
Your skills and expertise will be used to;
  • Deliver the Foundation’s Research Strategy in close conjunction with other research staff across the organisation
  • Support country teams to deliver high-quality programmatic research
  • Commission and contract-manage globally significant research through external research partners.
  • Support the dissemination of research findings, ensuring we make best use of existing program information through secondary analysis of routinely collected data.  
These are unique career opportunities where your research and analysis skills will yield direct, practical solutions to improve health care delivery and program effectiveness, assisting us in deepening our impact and realising our vision of ending avoidable blindness.
 
To be successful in this position, you will need to be able to demonstrate previous experience in undertaking and coordinating applied research within a development context.  You will have well developed skills in coordinating and managing research through targeted evaluations, structured observations as well as secondary data analysis.  You will have outstanding research, analytical and communication skills with the ability to interpret and collate complex information effectively.  Your ability to cultivate strong relationships, developing strategies and resources to influence, persuade and build the confidence of program staff, partners and other stakeholders will be critical to your success in this role.
 
The ability to travel internationally will be essential.
 
How to apply and who to contact?
Applications can be made here and should include an up to date resume and cover letter addressing all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description.

Closing date for Applications: Monday 8th February
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.
 

Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas where we work.  Applicants are advised that The Foundation reserves the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures to ensure we maintain and promote a child safe environment.

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Senior Media Advisor

  •  Respected international organisation, positive brand recognition
  • Develop media strategies that make a real difference
  • Career development potential
Working as part of our award winning Communications and Community Education team, you will influence coverage of The Fred Hollows Foundation’s work on avoidable blindness and Indigenous health in local and national media. Specific responsibilities include:
 
  • Initiating and managing positive national and international stories to promote The Foundation
  • Developing and delivering successful pitches to Australia’s leading media groups
  • Planning, managing and delivering high quality media campaigns
  • Writing communications materials for a variety of audiences and mediums
  • Strategic planning and direction for The Foundation’s media team. 
You have a relevant tertiary qualification and at least 5 years media experience, and can demonstrate a strong network of well-established contacts in national and international media, along with outstanding written and oral communications skills.  In addition you will have exceptional organisational skills, an eye for detail and the ability to deliver results in a fast paced and dynamic environment.  Your positive outlook and passion for building and maintaining relationships will be critical to your success in this role.
 
You will be joining us at an exciting time in our development and will be a significant contributor in increasing public awareness, ensuring the work of The Fred Hollows Foundation can continue to support Indigenous health in Australia and blindness prevention across the world.
 
Indigenous people are encouraged to apply for this position.
 
How to apply & who to contact

Applications can be made via our online application form here and should include an up to date resume and cover letter addressing all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description
 
Alternatively for a confidential discussion, please our Recruitment Specialists, Victoria Cawley or Nicole Cunningham on + 61 (02) 8741 1962.
 
Closing date for Applications: Friday 19th February
 
To be eligible to apply for this position you must have an appropriate Australian or New Zealand work visa.
 
The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas where we work.  Applicants are advised that The Foundation reserves the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures to ensure we maintain and promote a child safe environment.

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Procurement and Logistics Coordinator

  • Based in Addis Ababa
  • Bring your expertise to help eliminate avoidable blindness
  • Large scale Trachoma Elimination Program 
Come and join our international development organisation where we are working hard to eliminate avoidable blindness by 2020, and are committed to working with partners to bring about change that is sustainable and reaches the most vulnerable communities. We currently operate in 25 countries across the world.

As the procurement and logistics coordinator you will be responsible and accountable for the management of all procurement, logistics and supply chain management related activities to support the implementation of a widespread Trachoma Elimination program across Oromia.

Reporting into the Finance and operations manager you will work closely with the Ethiopian Federal Ministry of Health, FMHACA, PFSA, Regional Health Bureaus and other partners to proactively manage and direct the coordination and tracking of all medical and non- medical supplies, consumables and equipment through its receipt, storage, and onward distribution.  You will ensure all procurement and logistical processes are implemented in a manner which captures essential information ensuring the Programs team and Partners are well-informed and well-prepared and that accurate reporting and monitoring can be captured.

To be successful in this role you will have;
  • Relevant degree in logistics and/ or procurement management, with additional training in supply chain management.
  • Evidence of practical experience in procurement and logistics management including pharmaceutical supplies within the field of supply chain management and medical distribution support within a public health context.
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience in INGO settings.
  • Proven record of experience in the management of logistics and procurement activities at a coordination level.
  • Experience in the management of budgets and the ability to prepare timely, complete and accurate reports.
  • Excellent knowledge of the local regulatory environment, including knowledge of customs clearance, FMHACA and importing processes. 
The Fred Hollows Foundation has a practice of employing local nationals and we seek people with strong written and spoken English as well as Amharic and Oromiffa.
 
Your ability travel within Ethiopia is essential.
 
Applications should be made here and should include a resume and covering letter addressing your areas of experience that are relevant to the role.
 
Alternatively for a confidential discussion please contact Vicci Cawley or Nicole Cunningham, Recruitment Specialist on +61 2 8741 1962 or via email at employment@hollows.org.
 
Closing Date for Applications: Monday 22nd February
 
To be eligible to apply for this position you must have the appropriate working visa for Ethiopia.
 
The Fred Hollows Foundation is committed to protecting the rights of children in all areas where we work.  Applicants are advised that The Foundation reserves the right to conduct police checks and other screening procedures to ensure we maintain and promote a child safe environment.
 
The Fred Hollows Foundation – Ethiopia (FHF-E) has been registered and licensed by The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia Charites and Societies Agency in accordance with Charities and Societies Proclamation No. 621/2009, and certificate number 2985, on 4 March 2013.

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