Bible Society Australia

Australia's longest living organisation. Celebrating 200 years in 2017 and planning the adventure for the next 200 years. #LiveLight

Meaningfully engaging people with the world's most popular book. We do this in Australia and internationally through translation, distribution, literacy and partnerships.

Bible Society Australia is founded on the belief that when the Bible speaks to a person's heart and mind, the spirit of God transforms their life for their own good, the good of their community and of society at large.

10 Oct, 2019
Bible Society Australia (BSA) is committed to making the Bible available to all. We are seeking a committed and passionate Church and Community Relations Representative with outstanding skills in building and maintaining relationships in order to continue BSA’s important mission; to champion the Bible to share the love of Jesus. This full-time role is based in Adelaide and reports to the National Manager – Church Relations which is part of the Strategic Partnerships Team operating throughout Australia. The key purpose of this role is to identify, engage, steward and grow strategic partnerhsips with churches of all denominations. The successful candidate will do this through visitations with ministers, pastors and church representatives. The main objective of this position is to ensure BSA fulfils its mission by appropriately serving churches with a view to ultimately garnering financial support from them. Key Criteria: To be considered for this role it is essential that you can demonstrate: Extensive experience in relationship development Significant fundraising experience and a history of meeting KPIs Excellent public speaking, presentation and communication skills, ideally within a church context The ability to organise your work independently, using your own initiative A desire to further the Christian message through the work of BSA Ability to work across different denominations Willingness to present to Church and Community groups outside normal work hours including speaking at Churches and events on weekends and evenings when necessary  The flexibility to travel within SA Bible Society Offers: Fulfilling role building relationships with valued supporters Friendly team environment Connection and liaison with a wider family of Christian organisations under Bible Society Australia, including Koorong Books, Eternity News and Centre for Public Christianity To Apply: Please email a resume and cover letter outlining how you meet the essential criteria, listed above, to Closing Date: 31st October 2019 Candidate are encouraged to apply as quickly as possible, as we will assess applications as they are received The successful applicant will be required to undertake a police check and working with children’s check. For more information about the Bible Society please visit
Bible Society Australia Adelaide SA, Australia Full time
26 Sep, 2019
Bible Society Australia presents a unique opportunity for your next career step in Product Management. We are seeking a Full-time Associate Digital Product Manager to join our team, located in Sydney . Working as a key member of our Digital Team you will help to execute the roadmap for a new generation of websites and apps within Bible Society Australia Group. Working closely with stakeholders including marketing and social media teams, content producers and developers, you will be an excellent communicator and influencer who can build relationships and ensure projects meet deadlines on time and on budget.  You will be agile and think ‘audience first’ to manage the effectiveness and sustainability of the products as they move through the product life cycle. You love the opportunity to learn more about your users, taking initiative to discover their needs and deliver outcomes responsively, prioritising which great new features make the cut.  You will be the chief evangelist for your products as you build, measure and learn your way to success with products that your users love. Bible Society Offers: Outstanding career opportunity for someone new to the Product Management field A dynamic, exciting and challenging role working with a friendly, supportive and innovative team Training and direction are available to grow your skills as you step up into Product Management A new custom designed office with an innovative environment including a digital media studio, innovation lab and extensive library Bible Societies are world-renowned, pan-denominational charities serving the global Church of over 2.2Bn people. Bible Society Australia (BSA) is a national group, which includes Eternity News, Centre for Public Christianity and Koorong Responsibilities will include: Ensuring products are achieving business goals and maximising return on investment Delivering both new and improved digital products on time and budget Communicating user needs as understood through research and testing Planning and communicating the digital product life cycle and development roadmap Reporting on key metrics including user audience measures (like acquisition & retention), ecommerce measurements (like conversion or abandonment), and associated targets Increasing the sustainability of products Managing development stakeholders including agencies and web technology contractors A desire to further the Christian message through the work of Bible Society Australia Providing support to other BSA group digital products and tasks as required Key Criteria: 3+ yrs experience working in a digital environment, preferably in a product team Ability to research and prioritise key audience pains, gains and jobs to be done Demonstrated experience in communicating directly with end users and stakeholders An awareness of Agile project management, lean product principles and a desire to become best in field Can work to fixed deadlines to produce minimum viable products that you can iteratively test with users Clear communicator and excellent stakeholder management skills Experience in web development or UX design (strongly preferred) Proven can do attitude and a willingness to work within a team To Apply:      Send a resume with cover letter addressing the above criteria, to:  For more information, please call Dan Avis on 1300 242 537 Closing Date: ASAP Candidates are encouraged to apply as quickly as possible, as we will assess applications as they are received
Bible Society Australia Sydney NSW, Australia Full time