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Jobs that you can feel good about doing

Good jobs on every level.

There are not many jobs and companies that allow you to do good everyday, so we wanted to point some out. These are our favourite ones going right now…

And remember, there are thousands (literally thousands) more like these on our job finder… which you can find HERE   

In-house Graphic Designer | Wesley Mission

Sydney NSW

Wesley Mission is a high profile, multi-faceted Christian charity making a real difference in the community. We currently have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and innovative experienced visual communications professional to join our in-house marketing team and help us champion the Wesley Mission brand.

Along with your passion for creativity, strong sense of initiative and strategic thinking, you will be responsible for collaborating with communications team members to arrive at creative solutions that meet communications needs and translates of our brand across numerous and diverse market segments.  As an integral member of the team you will have an understanding of how marketing works and have experience in taking direction from verbal or written briefs. 

Events and Community Fundraising Manager | St Vincent de Paul Society

Sydney NSW

Fundraising & Communications (F&C) is a team of Society employees and volunteers dedicated to raising the profile, awareness, funds and support for the ‘good works’ of the St Vincent de Paul Society. The Fundraising & Communications team encompasses a range of professional services including communications, public relations, media liaison, publications, fundraising, events and sponsorship, bequests and marketing.

The primary objective of this role is to manage a comprehensive state-wide fundraising events portfolio.  The role will provide strategic direction and advice for community and peer-to-peer fundraising initiatives.  The position will also work with external Committees, Ambassadors and interstate stakeholders to ensure events are on brief and on budget.  Providing consultation and support to Central Councils and internal stakeholders on local events is also part of this role.  

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Not-For-Profit Associate | Mills Oakley

Sydney NSW

Named as the 2017 Law Firm of the Year at the Australasian Law Awards, Mills Oakley is an Australian commercial law firm experiencing significant growth. 

A great career opportunity has arisen for an Associate to join our Not-For-Profit team in Sydney. In this role you will be working with 1 leading Partner across a range of matters including:

  • arranging tax endorsements/concession for charities;
  • providing corporate/governance advice;
  • advising on fundraising issues;
  • dealing with internal disputes in NFPs;
  • drafting constitutions; and
  • acting on mergers etc.

This is an opportunity to provide technical expertise and advice to charities and the Not-For-Profit sector more generally.

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Account Executive – Not For Profit | Stopgap

Sydney NSW

This is a great opportunity to develop creatively and strategically driven direct marketing campaigns for some of Australia’s leading charities.

The ideal candidate would have some creative agency or marketing experience and understand the fundamentals of print-based direct and digital communications to deliver data driven campaigns.

You must have excellent written and verbal communications skills, be a team player and passionate about the charity sector.

The agency offers a great agency culture, very collaborative and supportive approach with a strong leadership team.

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Public Relations Coordinator| Guide Dogs NSW/ACT

Chatswood NSW

Purpose: To enhance and protect the reputation of Guide Dogs as the most trusted charity brand in Australia through the development and implementation of media and communication initiatives and strategies.

The role:

  • Ongoing oversight and responsibility for unpaid media and public relations strategies.
  • Development of communications plans to achieve agreed media outcomes.
  • Development and implementation of internal communication strategy including the
  • Effective internal dissemination of company news, announcements, marketing event calendars and other communications.
  • Day-to-day media liaison and build effective relations with key media across NSW and the ACT.
  • Writing media releases and articles for publication.
  • Liaising with clients and internal departments to develop and implement communications initiatives to achieve the organisation’s marketing, fundraising and client service objectives as required.
  • Providing media briefings and coaching to company spokespeople.
  • Campaign management of International Guide Dog Day, International White Cane Day and Wet Nose Day.

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Account Manager | GalaBid

Brookvale NSW

GalaBid is one of Australia’s leading providers of digital fundraising platforms. Operating across all states, GalaBid is experiencing rapid growth as more and more fundraising organisations switch to digital fundraising. With a young and dynamic team, GalaBid has a reputation for supporting an inclusive workforce with an emphasis on innovation and fresh thinking.

Based in Brookvale, we service over 500 Australian Charity events a year and have built Australia’s market leading Silent Auction & Raffle platform GalaBid (see This platform has raised in excess of 70 million dollars for charities, schools and clubs over the past 5 years. Our clients include, Camp Quality, Cancer Council, Ronald MacDonald House, Cystic Fibrosis and Fight on the Beaches.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the management and development of client partnerships. This will include relationship management, training clients to use the GalaBid software, assisting clients with platform marketing and delivery and providing on-site event support. A primary aim is to help charities raise more money!


Operations Offer | Good Friday Appeal

Melbourne VIC

The Good Friday Appeal is an iconic non-profit charity set up to raise funds for the Royal Children’s Hospital.  The Appeal has a long and proud history with Victorians continuing to donate generously since 1931. Now in its 86th year, the Appeal has raised over $327 million for much needed equipment, research and education benefitting the sick children of Victoria.

The Good Friday Appeal is an important part of the Victorian calendar with thousands of volunteers coming together, all in the spirit of raising funds for the hospital.

This is a full time role whereby the purpose is to provide high level administrative support to the Good Friday Appeal with a focus on stakeholder relationship management, event coordination, regulatory reporting and volunteer coordination at various times during the year.

Find out what’s on offer.

Senior Manager | 888 Events

Melbourne VIC

We run boutique artisan wine tasting events in Australia that incorporate a Charity Auction.

The structure we have is innovative and lucrative and businesses love the concept. We are looking for a senior manager who might be looking for a new opportunity and their own business.

This is a turn key operation that will produce profit of around $500,000 annually.

We pay 50% of profit plus 25% of the capital gain as the business develops.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone who is over the rat race and looking to build a business that has huge income potential and a fun component.


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