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Job Listing Date
5 Mar 2019
Melbourne, CBD & Inner Suburbs
Work Type
Community Services & Development, Fundraising



Expectations of hours / term

FT / PT April to June 2019 

Fixed term contract  - exact dates/hours by negotiation


JOY 9.49 Station premises (Melbourne CBD)

Team manager

Acting CEO

JOY 94.9 – Australia’s LGBTI radio station is a high profile community station located in Melbourne and streaming live around the world. The station is looking for an enthusiastic, well-organised Radiothon Fundraising Manager to lead the JOY 94.9 annual on-air fundraiser Radiothon. This is a critical role for JOY, responsible for delivering our most significant annual fundraiser for a station that is truly unique in the Australia media landscape.

Role overview

To work as the Radiothon Fundraising Manager to lead the JOY 94.9 annual 2019 on-air fundraiser radiothon.

Key Responsibilities 

The role includes: 

  • Working with the Acting CEO and Programme Director at JOY to design the 2019 JOY 94.9 Radiothon theme and strategy.
  • Leading a of team over 150 on air volunteer broadcasters through an exciting schedule of on air and off air activities.
  • Liaising with staff and volunteer managers to brief and coach volunteer teams on all promotional activities.
  • Liaising with key patrons and stakeholders.
  • Providing statistical and other reports to team manager as required


Key criteria

  • Fundraising experience
  • Massive amounts of enthusiasm for JOY 94.9 and our mission
  • Impeccable administration skills
  • Excellent planning and prioritisation skills
  • First class communication with people from a wide variety of backgrounds. 
  • Strong people management experience 
  • Empathy, sensitivity and understanding of the LGBTI+ communities
  • Commitment to JOY’s values  (Joyous, Inclusive & Courageous)
  • Good working knowledge of JOY 94.9 and/or other comparable community radio stations


About JOY

JOY 94.9 is Australia’s LGBTI+ community radio station - broadcasting from Melbourne, and around the world online. With over 530,000 listeners*, 2000 members, 260 volunteersand 7 staff – the JOY mission is to make Australia a more inclusive place to live


For more information - please contact Acting CEO at


*Growing at an annual rate of +25% a year!

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