About Us

Cause Recruitment is a specialist recruitment agency for charities, fundraising and marketing agencies and for-purpose organisations.

Sydney-based, we recruit Australia-wide connecting a national network of clients and candidates across medical research, health, social enterprises, education, arts & culture, environment & sustainability, welfare, and more.

With 13 years of experience recruiting specifically for the not-for-profit sector, we bring unparalleled expertise, deep networks and market knowledge to enable you to thrive and achieve your goals.

Beyond recruitment, we are driven to making a meaningful impact and are committed to giving back. Since inception, we have donated over $50,000 to various charities, championing causes that align with our values and resonate with our clients.

If you’re looking for top talent or your next role, we are here as your partners to build impactful teams and help you flourish in meaningful careers.

Our Mission

To connect people with purposeful work whilst adding value and giving back.

Our Vision

To be trusted recruitment partners to for-purpose organisations enabling them to thrive and achieve their goals.

Our Core Values

Cause Recruitment sets out to be a different type of recruitment firm based on values and purpose as much as profit.

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Drives us the most; we are uncompromising in our approach to provide an honest, transparent service; we hold ourselves accountable to deliver on our promises.

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We are committed and genuinely care about finding the best possible outcomes for clients and candidates alike, making informed decisions that lead to mutual beneficial outcomes (often) in the times of adversity.

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We love what we do, and it shows! We take pride in our work and care about the people and organisations we recruit for, understanding the importance of achieving great outcomes and the impact those hires make to the community they serve.

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We are respectful to everyone we meet, aspiring to add value in each interaction. We value the trust you place in us and understand the importance of representing your brand with confidence it will be done so ethically & according to best practice.

Approaching Recruitment with Professionalism and Care

Driven by our commitment to making a real impact, we foster a professional community where passion aligns with purpose.

For our clients, we are dedicated to supporting your organisation by finding the right people to join your team. If you need experts in Fundraising, Marketing or Operations to help deliver your mission, we are here to help.

For our candidates, we are dedicated to guiding you toward impactful careers that resonate with your aspirations. If you are looking to find exciting opportunities in the not-for-profit sector, we are here to help.


Founder & Lead Recruiter

Christina began her recruitment career shortly after completing her degree in 2005. After building experience in Health and Social Care, she moved to London and joined an international think tank and advisory services company in London focussed on mainstreaming sustainability into organisational thinking and practice. Inspired by this work, she undertook extensive volunteering and travel across Asia Pacific and decided to combine her recruitment and charity experience and has since spent 13 years in the for-purpose sector working with and recruiting for NGOs.

Christina has successfully recruited Senior Leadership roles in Fundraising, Philanthropy, Marketing and Communications and Operations and is recognised as a leader in the industry, partnering with a variety of purpose-led organisations from coordinator to Executive level.

Christina launched Cause Recruitment with a genuine passion to harness her recruitment expertise and contribute to the for-purpose sector whilst adding value to organisations that make an impact in the world.

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Darren B.Bus FIPA FFA. Having graduated from the University of Technology Sydney and worked in both small and mid-tier accountancy firms, Darren provides a tailored and proactive approach.

With over 30 years’ experience, he brings a degree of personalised care that goes well beyond the “one size fits all” production line service to Cause Recruitment.

Darren is a Qualified Tax Accountant, Registered Tax Agent and a member of both the Institute of Public Accountants and the National Tax and Accountants Association.

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Where Our Passion Meets Purpose

At Cause Recruitment, we go above and beyond talent acquisition to foster a professional community where passion aligns with purpose.

We do this by:

  • approaching each interaction with professionalism and genuine care,
  • supporting our clients by finding the right people to help deliver their mission,
  • empowering our candidates with exciting opportunities and fulfilling careers,
  • and donating $200 for every role we place.

Whether you are looking for great talent or your next role, we are here as your partners in building teams that make a real impact and help foster meaningful careers.


Driven by our commitment to making an impact in the not-for-profit sector, we foster a professional community where passion aligns with purpose.

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» I have employed Christina’s services multiple times and have always been impressed with her service and the quality of candidates presented. Christina has great knowledge of the industry and always ensures you are up to date on where she is at with her search. I will continue to use Christina for my recruitment and would encourage others to as well. «

Robert Wynn
Director of Fundraising
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» Christina from Cause Recruitment was so wonderful to work with. I had a great experience finding my next role. Christina was supportive, professional, and proactive at every step of the process. She has a valuable depth of knowledge about the industry that was instrumental in finding various opportunities that were perfectly aligned to my skills and career goals. I am so thankful to have worked with Christina and cause, and am now happily placed in my dream role. Thanks again, team! «

Alana D
Cause Recruitment Sydney

» Recruiting staff these days is more complex in our changing world. Searching for a candidate with expertise, experience and is a great fit for culture, can be challenging. Christina from Cause Recruitment has made it easy for us to find the right people. Thank you Christina for your professional advice, market insights and incredibly friendly approach when working with our team at Landcare Australia. «

Melissa Higgins
Head of Communications and Marketing