Corporate & Community Partnerships Executive

Job No: RIDBC294
Location: North Rocks

Corporate Partnerships & Community Events Executive

  • Are you innovative and results driven?

  • Exciting career opportunity to join one of Australia’s leading, established charities

  • Offering a competitive salary and salary packaging benefits


Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) provides quality and innovative services to achieve the best outcomes for current and future generations of Australians with vision or hearing impairment.

Our aim is to ensure that children and adults with vision or hearing impairment are given equal access to communication, education, literacy, therapy and health services that will enable them to live a life where nothing holds them back.

As a charity RIDBC relies heavily on fundraising, corporate and community support to continue to make a difference for people with vision or hearing impairment, their families, and the professionals who support them.

RIDBC has an exciting career opportunity for an experienced Corporate Partnerships and Community Executive to join our Community Partnerships & Fundraising team. This role reports to the Corporate and Community Partnerships Manager.

The key focus of this role will be to build on RIDBC’s established corporate and community partnerships whilst developing and implementing new strategies to identify, cultivate and steward potential corporate and community partnerships to achieve growth in individual corporate and community revenue.

The successful applicant will possess the ability and flair to nurture and support RIDBC’s existing corporate and community partnerships and identify opportunities for creating new events and event management initiatives, whilst providing continued support for the needs of our 14 RIDBC Lantern Clubs (volunteer fundraising committees) throughout NSW.

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate they meet the following selection criteria, which includes:

  • Strong business relationship development skills with the ability to forge professional, respectful and collaborative working relationships with individuals, corporate clients and community groups
  • Fundraising and corporate partnerships experience
  • Demonstrated strong events management experience
  • Strong commercial acumen and understanding of budgets
  • Digital literacy, social media, content marketing skills and understanding of how to use digital channels for maximum impact
  • Experience with servicing volunteer support groups in a not for profit context for charitable activity
  • Flexibility around working hours with the capacity to work on weekends when required
  • Strong organisational and administrative skills with the ability to time manage various tasks and competing deadlines
  • Proven ability to take initiative and work autonomously on multiple projects simultaneously and prioritise
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to communicate effectively by telephone, in writing and in person


In return, RIDBC offers a competitive remuneration package including salary packaging and attractive staff benefits.


To download the position description for this role, click the following link: Position Description: Corporate Partnerships & Community Events Executive


If you have what it takes for this exciting and dynamic career opportunity at one of Australia’s most reputable and longstanding charities then visit the RIDBC website to submit an application. Additional information can be obtained from Melissa Bergin on (02) 9872 0237.


RIDBC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Compliance with Child Protection Legislation is essential

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