Job Opportunities

Community Fundraising Coordinator

Lung Foundation Australia now has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Community Fundraising Coordinator to join their dedicated team in Brisbane.

Reporting to the Senior Manager Fundraising, this role will see you driving the development and implementation of community fundraising, including sourcing, developing and managing a portfolio of community fundraisers, inspiring them to achieve their goals and generate income for Lung Foundation Australia‘s fundraising activities and campaigns.

More specifically, some of your key duties will include:

  • Leading and implementing strategies to grow community fundraising campaigns and income;
  • Working across the Lung Foundation Australia teams to seek opportunities to deepen supporters’ engagement;
  • Assisting in the development and execution of marketing and communications plans relating to community fundraising campaigns;
  • Evaluating, monitoring and reporting on the ongoing performance of community fundraising strategies;
  • Providing high quality support, advice and up-to-date information to donors and prospects, members of public, key sponsors, corporations, and other external stakeholders wishing to undertake fundraising activities;
  • Developing corporate and community group relationships to secure speaking engagements for raising awareness and fundraising; and
  • Reaching set income targets from community fundraising and campaigns as measured against the annual budget.

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Research Fellow – Genetics

Based at the Menzies Institute for Medical Research, the Level B (or Level C) Research Fellow is expected to carry out independent and/or team research within the field in which they are appointed and to carry out activities to develop their research expertise relevant to the particular field of research.  The objective of this position is to conduct research into identifying the genetic drivers of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis using genetic and epigenetic approaches. The position will involve project management and co-ordination of sample collection; performance of genetic and epigenetic analysis, including bioinformatic analyses; and functional analyses of identified genetic variants of interest.

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