Careers 2018-02-14T17:45:27+00:00

Established in 1997, Australian Communities Foundation (ACF) is the largest independent community foundation in Australia granting $6-8 million annually to a variety of charitable causes across the country. Our focus is to create an active community of engaged philanthropists so that the process of giving is made easy. Our mission is to develop and distribute philanthropic resources in response to real and significant social issues and community needs. We offer flexible and cost-effective access to philanthropy so that we can maximize the impact of giving within communities that need it the most. So, if you are looking for an opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of others, ACF could be for you.

Current vacancies

Grants Coordinator – Part Time
Working with ACF’s community of donors, the Grants Coordinator delivers the donor advised grantmaking program for the Foundation.

Please send your application to Andrew Schuette at or call 0418 576 088. For any role related enquiries, contact Louise Kuramoto, Head of Philanthropy & Impact, on (03) 9412 0412.

Applications close Monday 26 February.

Database Management & Support – Contract

We are looking for someone to provide support for our CRM, Grants and Finance databases. This role would suit someone looking for a contract role (up to 15-20 hours a week). Experience with Raiser’s Edge or other Blackbaud products would be an advantage, but is not essential.

Please send your application to Andrew Schuette at or call 0418 576 088.

Applications close Friday 9 March.