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Corporate Sponsorship Leader

  • Location: Across: Brisbane City QLD, Melbourne VIC, Hobart TAS, Adelaide SA, Darwin NT, Perth WA, Australian Capital Territory ACT, Sydney NSW
  • Commitment: Regular - less than 6 months
  • Category: Community Services
  • Suitable for
    • Online & Remote Volunteers
    • Skilled Volunteers
    • Travelling Volunteers
  • Type of work
    • Companionship & Social Support

Neighbourhood Connect is a national not for profit community organisation. We are helping people across Australia to create neighbourhood groups - to encourage happier, safer and more connected communities. Because life is better when we belong.

We have a national project team and neighbour groups in all States and Territories. Everyone involved is passionate about creating and supporting communities. The project is unfunded; we are all contributing on a voluntary basis.

Position purpose

To lead on gaining resources through corporate sponsorship of Neighbourhood Connect.


  • have experience gaining corporate sponsorship for a good cause
  • are interested in contributing to a community building project aiming to create a connected neighbourhoods movement
  • have good leadership and communication skills
  • are self-motivated, goal driven and reliable

Your Role

As our Corporate Sponsorship Leader you will:

  • Identify and approach suitable businesses to provide financial and / or in-kind support to Neighbourhood Connect.
  • Identify and communicate what we can offer to Corporates.
  • Ensure we deliver on any promises / contracts with Corporates.
  • Liaise with the Leadership Team and team members who can assist you.
  • Collect information and logos for our ‘Friends and Supporters’ page of our website.

What help will we give you?

  • Help and advice from the Leadership Team via phone and email.

What will you get from this?

  • You’ll be contributing to the success of a national community building project which is making a positive difference in many people’s lives
  • The opportunity to use or develop your fundraising and corporate sponsorship skills
  • The opportunity to use or enhance your leadership and communication skills
  • Being part of a national project and seeing it grow and develop
  • A reference and referee to assist with your career.

Is this a big commitment?

This can be done on top of a busy life. The amount of time you can contribute and when you do this is up to you, but we would like a minimum of half a day a week. Your work is done from your home (there is no office).

Take the next step

Apply with the following:

  • why this interests you
  • your experience with gaining corporate sponsorship
  • your contact details.

If you have any questions please call the National Manager, Irene Opper, on 0413 706 233.