Fundraising Officer

Long term

This role will suit a savvy, resourceful, trust-worthy and engaging detective. You will possess great, compassionate communication, active listening and organisation skills. You will have strong attention to detail, follow instructions well, are able to work both independently and collaboratively. You will have brilliant time management skills empowering you to meet fundraising, reporting and acquittal deadlines.

You will fit in well within an intimate, dedicated, community-minded, friendly volunteer team.

You will share and play a significant role in the long-term team commitment toward realising the library’s future vision.

Be part of a unique organisation with a dynamic vision.

We need the right individual to develop innovative initiatives, source and secure funding for Mentone Public Library in the way of sponsorship, grant applications, crowdfunding, fostering partnerships with private donors, implementing in-house fundraising ingenuities to steer the library toward its centenary in 2025 and its realisation into a unique writers library and resource centre for City of Kingston and its rich community of local emerging and established writers. 

Role Requirements

  • Attendance at training
  • Current Drivers License
  • Other - see role description

Interested In

  • Administration & office
  • Arts & culture
  • Dance, singing & performing
  • Libraries


Mentone Public Library, 36 Florence Street, Rear Entrance of Mentone Community, Assistance & Information Bureau Building, Mentone 3194 View Map

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Local Transport

Bus Route 825 stops in Florence Street at the front of the building. We are situated at the rear entrance of the building.

5 minute walk from Mentone Railway Station.


Ramp entryGood lighting, well-lit space
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