Job Vacancies

Are you an experienced and capable people manager in search of a new and more meaningful challenge?

Compassion Australia is currently seeking an Area Manager who will lead and manage a high performing team that maximises Compassion Australia’s profile, influence and impact across Victoria and Tasmania.

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

The successful applicant will be an active Christian with a heart for the poor, who is humble and teachable and possesses outstanding interpersonal, planning skills in order to:

  • Lead and manage a cross-functional team responsible for Compassion’s engagement with churches, donors and advocates, including the provision of regular 1-1 performance evaluations and coaching
  • Collaborate with other Area Managers and senior management based in the Newcastle head office to develop and report on strategic plans, operational plans and budgets
  • Establish and manage a number of key relationships with local churches, advocates and/or major donors.

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 cultural values, job specific skills, knowledge and qualifications and experience set out under the Position Description, to by 9:00am, Tuesday 11 October 2016. Or visit for more information.