Working for Compassion is more than just doing a job. You’ll be using your passion and skills to support children living in poverty all over the world.

Recently named as Australia’s fourth biggest charity fundraiser, a career with Compassion ensures you’ll be making a difference.

With a vibrant work culture, Compassion offers an exciting way for you to help release children from poverty in Jesus’ name.

Our national office is based in Newcastle, NSW, and we have regional offices in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth.

Working for Compassion is more than just doing a job. You’ll be using your passion and skills to support children living in poverty all over the world.

Recently named as Australia’s fourth biggest charity fundraiser, a career with Compassion ensures you’ll be making a difference.

With a vibrant work culture, Compassion offers an exciting way for you to help release children from poverty in Jesus’ name.

Our national office is based in Newcastle, NSW, and we have regional offices in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth.

Join one of our passionate and friendly teams:

Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Project Office, Marketing, Ministry Relationships and Supporter Services.

Join one of our passionate and friendly teams:

Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Project Office, Marketing, Ministry Relationships and Supporter Services.


  • Relationship Facilitator- Central Area (South Australia and the Northern Territory)

    17 Sep, 2017

    Relationship Facilitator- Central Area (South Australia and the Northern Territory) Based in Adelaide, South Australia | Part-time, permanent position | Two to three days per week (to be determined)

    Relationship Facilitator- Central Area (South Australia and the Northern Territory)

    Based in Adelaide, South Australia | Part-time, permanent position | Two to three days per week (to be determined)

    Part Time

    We are looking for a highly competent individual, who would enjoy being part of a vibrant team, assisting with building and supporting relationships with advocates, donors and church leaders.

    The Relationship Facilitator will be responsible for ensuring the effective and efficient administration of various activities designed to support the Area Manager and Relationship Managers in order to maximise Compassion Australia’s profile, influence and impact within the Area.

    The successful applicant will be an active Christian with a heart for the poor, who is humble and teachable, and has:

    • A proven track record of providing wide-ranging administrative support to a cross-functional team
    • Exemplary administrative skills, including outstanding attention to detail
    • Exemplary communication skills, including the ability to communicate via phone and email with advocates, donors, church leaders and people from diverse backgrounds
    • A willingness to assist in other organisational growth initiatives

    If you would like to be considered for this position, please download the information pack and send your application, addressing your fit with Compassion’s values and cultural behaviours, job specific skills, knowledge, qualifications and experience, as set out under the Position Description, to hr@compassion.com.au by 9am AEDT Tuesday, 3 October 2017.

    If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Human Resources on 02 4935 5000 or email hr@compassion.com.au

  • Relationship Manager: Major Donors and Churches

    12 Sep, 2017

    Relationship Manager: Major Donors and Churches Based in Sydney NSW | Permanent part-time | Salary Packaging available

    Relationship Manager: Major Donors and Churches

    Based in Sydney NSW | Permanent part-time | Salary Packaging available

    Part Time

    Do you enjoy the challenge of building new working relationships with individuals, groups and businesses? Are you skilled and experienced at purposefully developing these relationships over the long term? Have you had experience managing major donors and understand how to support them well? Are you a strategic thinker who wants to grow one of the most dynamic opportunities that Compassion has in front of us? Here’s a chance to utilise your relationship management skills for a cause that matters.

    Compassion Australia is part of a global ministry that seeks to release children from poverty in Jesus’ name. As a Relationship Manager you will work as part of an area team to build and manage relationships with a range of groups, including donors and churches that will increase Compassion’s profile, influence and impact, and see thousands of children being sponsored.

    The successful candidate will be an active Christian with a heart for the poor, who is humble and teachable, and has:

    • A demonstrated capacity to build the influence and impact of an organisation by developing and managing relationships with external stakeholders, including church pastors and donors
    • Exemplary communication skills, including persuasive negotiating and public speaking abilities
    • Exemplary interpersonal skills, including the ability to network with people of diverse ages and backgrounds
    • Well-developed administrative skills
    • Knowledge of the Australian local church context
    • Knowledge of global poverty and development
    • Experience or qualifications in Ministry, Sales, Marketing, or Communication
    • Experience publicly representing an organisation
    • Experience managing major donor relationships

    If you would like to be considered for this position, please download the information pack and send your application, addressing your fit with Compassion’s values and cultural behaviours, job specific skills, knowledge and qualifications, and experience, as set out under the Position Description, to hr@compassion.com.au by 9am Monday 2 October 2017.

    If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Human Resources on 02 4935 5000 or email hr@compassion.com.au


More reasons to love your job.

Some of the benefits of working for Compassion Australia include:

More reasons to love your job.

Some of the benefits of working for Compassion Australia include:

  • Salary sacrifice options which can increase take home pay
  • Generous superannuation and insurance provisions
  • Study assistance for TAFE or university
  • Monthly rostered day off
  • Weekly staff meetings and devotions featuring national and international speakers
  • The chance to travel to one of the 25 developing countries where Compassion works to see our child development programs firsthand
  • A vibrant and healthy organisational culture—Compassion International has twice won a Gallup Great Workplace Award in recognition of its culture of high engagement
  • Salary sacrifice options which can increase take home pay
  • Generous superannuation and insurance provisions
  • Study assistance for TAFE or university
  • Monthly rostered day off
  • Weekly staff meetings and devotions featuring national and international speakers
  • The chance to travel to one of the 25 developing countries where Compassion works to see our child development programs firsthand
  • A vibrant and healthy organisational culture—Compassion International has twice won a Gallup Great Workplace Award in recognition of its culture of high engagement

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