Philanthropy Manager

Friday, 11 Aug 2023

Reading is access but writing is agency.

Everyone at Story Factory believes that stories can change lives. Story Factory focusses on enriching the lives of young people in under-resourced communities through quality creative writing programs, improving their writing skills, increasing their confidence and expanding their future prospects.

Story Factory has enjoyed stellar growth since its inception in 2012 and is committed to continuing this growth under their new strategic plan to 2027. With 60% of revenue gained through donors, partners and grants, philanthropy is integral to sustaining the vision of Story Factory and its future.

Story Factory now seeks a new Philanthropy Manager who will be responsible for creating and implementing a fundraising strategy for major donors, including high net worth individuals, companies, trusts and foundations. They will also work closely with the Executive Director to manage relationships with key government stakeholders. 

Your exemplary relationship management skills will be matched by a track record in philanthropic fundraising or transferrable skills in sales, business development or partnerships, gained in the not-for-profit or commercial sectors. If you have a passion for writing and for improving the lives of young people from under-resourced communities, then we want to hear from you. For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please contact Jocelyn Kelty, Director at Richmond Associates, Australia Office on +61 (0)2 8218 2185, or by email at  [email protected].  Further information, including the job description is available here: