Strategic Partnerships Coordinator

Employer: Brisbane Youth Service

Region: Brisbane

Closing Date: 27 October 2019

Job Description:

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Would you like to help create new futures for young people?

Join Brisbane Youth Service today to make a difference in the lives of
Brisbane’s vulnerable young people and their families

Brisbane Youth Service is a medium-sized incorporated association
providing holistic responses to vulnerable young people (aged 12 – 25 years)
and young families who are experiencing homelessness or are at-risk of becoming

We know diversity makes a positive difference, and we encourage people
from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander backgrounds with relevant
experience to apply.

BYS promotes work-life balance and provides a supportive team
environment and additional benefits such as salary packaging arrangements and a
generous five weeks annual leave per year.

The Opportunity

  • Strategic Partnerships Coordinator

  • Full-time position – until 30 June 2021

  • 76 hours per fortnight

    Are you a dynamic individual with the ability to build and grow
    strategic partnerships across a range of community segments and stakeholder

The purpose of this position is to develop, foster and grow strategic
relationships with corporate and philanthropic partners, donors and sponsors to
support Brisbane Youth Service’s growth and sustainability.

To undertake the Strategic Partnership’s role, you will require A
minimum of an undergraduate tertiary qualification in Business Management,
Philanthropy, Public Relations or demonstrated substantial experience in
similar fields. A current Queensland driver’s license and hold a current
Working with Children Positive Notice (Blue Card) or a willingness to obtain

To be successful in your application you will need to provide written
responses to the following selection criteria:

1.     Strong
communication skills, including effective and persuasive verbal and written
communication with the ability to influence stakeholders and build rapport.

2.     Demonstrated
experience in engaging with a broad section of the community to build a
philanthropic investment platform that supports sustainability and growth.

3.     Demonstrated
success in effective donor identification, engagement, support and retention.

4.     Demonstrated skills
in managing Database software used in partnership management.

5.     A demonstrated
ability to leverage volunteer involvement for partner engagement.

How to Apply

Applicants must use the BYS Employment package which can be viewed
and downloaded from our website:

Email complete applications to [email protected]

Applications for this position close 5:00pm 27 October 2019


Address: PO Box 1389
Suburb: Fortitude Valley
Postcode: 4006


Name: Sarah Page

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