Jobs - 21 December 2021
Wilderness Defender - Face to Face Fundraiser - Melbourne
Our brilliant team has limited places for passionate and driven individuals to be at the forefront of growing the movement to protect nature and act on climate change.
Best practice, in-house, ethical face-to-face fundraising
Fantastic opportunities to learn and progress
Help put the power back in the hands of the people
The Wilderness Society is a grassroots environmental not for profit organisation, building a people-powered movement to protect and restore Australia's pristine natural places. We are proudly independent, meaning we are powered by everyday Australians, allowing us to always speak for nature first. We are dedicated to the protection and restoration of nature and wildlife within Australia.
As part of a small and dynamic team, you will engage with people from all walks of life at a variety of street, shopping centres, and event locations across Melbourne. You will discuss the most urgent issues of our time and inspire people to join the movement by committing vital ongoing funding and support.
To Be Successful In This Role, You Will Be:
A confident communicator, you are someone who is passionate about nature and enthusiastic about changing it for the better. You are resilient and you understand the challenges that we face and the need for urgent, collective action.
Over 18 years old
Able to commit to a minimum of 3 full days each week
An Australian or New Zealand citizen or holder of a valid working visa
What We Offer Our Face To Face Fundraisers:
A great starting wage of $27.15 per hour with added performance bonuses
Flexible hours (18-30 hours per week)
The chance to work with a team of fun, social fundraisers who share a genuine passion for nature
The opportunity to make a real change by being part of one of the oldest independent environmental groups in Australia
How To Apply:
We recommend that you review the position description below for further information and to inform your application content.
Please address the below questions in a cover letter and send along with your CV email your application to Aaron Schultz at email@example.com using the subject line: Fundraiser - Melbourne. We will begin screening for this role WC Jan 10th.
If you believe you would be an amazing Wilderness Defender, send us your resume and a cover letter, answering the following questions:
Q1. What skills or experience can you bring to The Wilderness Society that would make you a great Face to Face Fundraiser?
Q2. Why do you think people should become regular donors to charities?
Feel free to get in contact with any queries.