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Project Officer 
Vientiane, Laos
Applications close: 13 May 2016
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Program Officer - Communications 
Darwin, Australia
Applications close: 2 May 2016
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Project Officer 
Melbourne, Australia
Applications close: 25 April 2016
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Direct Marketing Acquisition Specialist
Sydney, Australia
Applications close: 18 April 2016 or until filled
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Program Development Coordinator
Sydney, Australia
Applications close: 18 April 2016
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Digital Marketing Specialist
Sydney, Australia
Applications close: 30 April 2016
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Digital Marketing Specialist

  • A specialist communications role focusing on developing and implementing digital initiatives and marketing campaigns
  • Award winning Communications and Community Education team
  • Rosebery location (10 Minutes from Sydney CBD) 
An exciting opportunity exists to join one of Australia’s most well-known and fastest growing international development organisation.
 
Working as part of our award winning Communications and Community Education team within the innovative and ambitious Digital Team, The Digital Marketing Specialist is responsible for growing The Foundation’s online audience and revenue through the development and implementation of digital engagement and fundraising strategies.

This role involves leading and executing the team’s email marketing program, lead generation efforts (including advocacy programs) and includes a focus on management of digital advertising (particularly display, SEM and paid social) and analytics. Informed by strong skills in reporting and interpreting online analytics, the Digital Marketing Specialist will be accountable for the performance of The Foundation’s conversion funnel, working with the Digital Manager to ensure email and paid channels provide a steady stream of qualified traffic, are flawlessly tracked, and utilise highly-optimised user journeys to achieve digital goals including donations, email and phone capture, and other campaign objectives.
 
To be successful in this position, you will be a digital communicator and marketer with a track record of success in managing and implementing cross-platform digital campaigns. You will be a creative thinker with well-developed skills in managing online advertising campaigns and EDM programs aimed at customer engagement, acquisition and retention. You will have exceptional analytical skills with previous experience using web analytics tools to measure performance, inform decisions and report to stakeholders.  In addition to this you will be a multi-tasker with an acute eye for detail, strong project management skills and the ability to deliver results in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.  Your positive outlook and genuine passion in marketing, communications and fundraising  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 brand awareness and fundraising capacity, ensuring the work of The Fred Hollows Foundation can continue to support Indigenous health in Australia and blindness prevention across the developing world.
 
How to apply and who to contact
Applications can be made via the online application form and should include an up to date resume and letter of application which addresses all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description.

Alternatively, If you would like further information please contact our Recruitment Specialist Victoria Cawley or Nicole Cunningham on 02 87411962 or via email at employment@hollows.org
 
Applications close: 1 April 2016 or until 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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Program Development Coordinator 

  • Use your program development skills and experience to support the growth and innovation of The Foundation
  • Increase the global commitment to eliminating avoidable blindness
  • Full-Time, Permanent 

Come and join our international development organisation where we are ensuring that the vision of Fred Hollows lives on.  We are working to eradicate avoidable blindness by 2020, and are committed to working with partners to bring about change that is sustainable and reaches even the most vulnerable communities.

With a number of critical new programs planned for 2016, an exciting opportunity exists for a highly qualified and experienced development professional. Working as a part of our Program Development team, you will support programming activities across 25 countries in Africa and Asia through the development of innovative and best in class health programs. Your skills and expertise will be used to support the design and development of high quality programs which will have a significant and sustainable impact, and are aligned with The Foundation’s mission and strategic plan, the context-specific needs in country, and the goals of partner institutions.

To be a success in this role you will have a formal qualification and strong experience in public health and/or international development, with extensive experience in program development and coordination. You will have knowledge of program design concepts including program logic frameworks and monitoring and evaluation design, with the ability to conceptualise, design, collaboratively develop, and document program initiatives which are strategic, innovative, and evidence based. Key to this position will be your ability to cultivate and maintain collaborative relationships, to effectively engage people across the organisation, and to support and influence multiple stakeholders in order to shape development practices locally and raise the profile of blindness as a public health issue.
 
The ability to travel internationally will be essential.
 
How to apply & who to contact
Applications can be made via the online application form and should include an up to date resume and letter of application which addresses all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description.
 
Alternatively, If you would like further information please contact our Recruitment Specialist Victoria Cawley or Nicole Cunningham on 02 87411962 or via email at employment@hollows.org.

Applications close: 18 April 2016
 
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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Direct Marketing Acquisition Specialist

  • Join one of Australia’s most highly respected and fastest growing international development organisations
  • Advance your career in one of Australia’s most experienced and effective marketing & fundraising teams
  • Full time permanent position, located in Sydney. 

An exciting career 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.
                                                           
A rare opportunity exists for a direct marketing professional to manage, implement and grow The Foundation’s cash and monthly donor acquisition program portfolios. As a part of a successful, experienced and growing team you will oversee operations and assist in negotiating with suppliers, setting KPIs for face to face programs, telemarketing and other agency contracts, as well as managing the associated campaign budgets and assisting our international fundraising team. You will also be accountable for monitoring, evaluating and reporting on campaign results and tests across all channels to ensure we are achieving sustainable income and supporter growth through an innovative and market leading acquisition programs.
 
To be successful, you will have 3-5 years demonstrated experience in regular giving account management. You will have demonstrated experience in budget management, and analysing results and data to improve programs and excellent supplier management. You will be flexible and creative in your approach to work in a fast paced environment, and possess a proven ability to work within strict deadlines and manage multiple projects. You will possess excellent attention to detail (written and numerical), have a good working knowledge of Excel and strong data and reporting skills. You will have excellent communication skills, with the ability to manage a wide variety of diverse relationships utilising a collaborative and consultative approach.
 
How to apply & who to contact
Applications can be made via the online application form and should include an up to date resume and letter of application which addresses all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description.
 
Alternatively, If you would like further information please contact our Recruitment Specialist Victoria Cawley or Nicole Cunningham on 02 87411962 or via email at employment@hollows.org
 
Applications close: 18th April 2016 or until 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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Project Officer

• Use your skills and expertise to support the growth and innovation of The Foundation
• Be a significant contributor to ending avoidable blindness
• Based in Melbourne

An 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, and Indigenous Australians enjoy the same health and life expectancy as other Australians.

We are currently seeking an experienced Project Officer to join our Global partnerships team to support the management of high quality partnerships to support sustainable eye health interventions. Working in collaboration with a number of global partners, you will be responsible for providing technical advice, strategic insights and project management expertise to build and increase The Foundation’s influence and impact.  In this broad and varied role, you will get the opportunity to work alongside partners, developing critical skills in situational analysis, relationship management, program design, coordination, implementation and monitoring and evaluation.

To be successful in this role, you will ideally have previous experience in a similar position, with a tertiary qualification in public health and international development. You will possess project management experience and outstanding knowledge of research and policy principles. You will also have excellent communications skills, with experience in negotiation, facilitation and capacity building. Your ability to work with substantial independence and initiative, dealing proactively and confidently with a number of partners and stakeholders, tasks and situations will be critical to your success in this role.

The ability to travel domestically and internationally will be essential.

How to apply & who to contact
Applications can be made via the online application form and should include an up to date resume and letter of application which addresses all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description.

Alternatively, If you would like further information please contact our Recruitment Specialist Victoria Cawley or Nicole Cunningham on 02 87411962 or via email at employment@hollows.org

Applications close: Monday 25th April

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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Program Officer - Communications

  • Help end avoidable blindness and improve Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people’s health.
  • Advocate for improved eye health outcomes and close the gap in life expectancy between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians.
  • 12 Month, Fixed Term Contract, Located in Casuarina, Darwin
Working closely with our partners, in regions across Australia, we are committed to increasing access to high quality and culturally appropriate eye care services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians living in remote and underserviced communities.
 
We are seeking a highly motivated communications professional to support The Foundation’s Indigenous Australia Program. This role requires coordination of reports and creation of high quality communication materials for a diverse audience, to inform and elevate the profile of The Foundation. You will develop and manage key relationships with partners and internal stakeholders, providing effective project management of community engagement initiatives. You will ensure legislative requirements and the policies and procedures of The Foundation are adhered to in all aspects of your work.
 
To be successful in this role you will demonstrate a strong personal drive, with proven experience in planning and implementing communication and community engagement projects. Your experience working for a development, government or community based organisation will also assist your application. Your ability to cultivate key relationships will be your strength, and contributing to communication, community engagement and advocacy initiatives to engage and influence a diverse audience. In addition you will require a working knowledge of the diverse circumstances and cultures of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. To succeed within this evolving and changing culture will require you to be innovative, energetic, resilient, and comfortable with ambiguity.
 
Regional, remote community and domestic travel will be required.
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply
 
How to apply & who to contact

Applications can be made via the online application form and should include an up to date resume and letter of application which addresses all areas expressed in the ‘experience, skills & attributes’ section of the Job Description.
 
Alternatively, If you would like further information please contact our Recruitment Specialist Victoria Cawley or Nicole Cunningham on 02 87411962 or via email at employment@hollows.org

Closing date: Monday 2nd May

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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Project Officer

  • Health program coordination
  • Extensive domestic travel required
  • Must have right to work in Laos

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.
 
Reporting to the Senior Project Manager, you will be responsible for the planning, coordination and implementation of multiple project across a number of provinces in Laos, working closely with external partners to ensure integration of key activities including:

  • Program Coordination
  • Monitoring and evaluation
  • Financial support
  • General support to the Laos team

You have at least 3 years’ experience in program management in an international development or community organisations, and can demonstrate:

  • Ability to coordinate multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Report writing and documentation
  • Experience coordinating outcomes through partners
  • High level proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Strong analytical skills, including the ability to interpret data and financial information
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

The Fred Hollows Foundation has a policy of employing local nationals and we seek people with strong written and spoken English as well as Lao and other languages, as you will need to communicate with both local and international contacts.

How to apply and who to contact
Applications should be made via the online application form and should include an up-to-date resume and cover letter addressing all areas required in the 'experience, skills & attributes' section of the Job Description.
 
Alternatively for a confidential discussion please contact our Recruitment Specialist via email on employment@hollows.org
 
Closing Date: Friday 13th May, 2016
 
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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