Development Project Leader - Major Gifts

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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


Friends of Mexican Animal Welfare (FOMAW) is seeking a Fundraising Project Leader, focusing on Major Gifts. We are a very small non-profit that is growing 20% a year. If you are passionate about Fundraising and interestated in making a difference in the lives of animals living on the street of Mexico, you relate to our organization’s goals, then become part of our organization. Reach out to us at


Purpose of the role:

Manage the Major Gift Campaigns. Engage and involve leadership donors and prospects through consistent communication and volunteer opportunities. Strategize, develop, and implement the major gift program. Assist in recruitment and development of new volunteers.

Reporting: Director of Fundraising.


  • Experience in major gift giving, or equivalent.

  • Ability to handle multiple projects and details simultaneously.

  • Outstanding organizational ability, with focused attention to detail and follow through.

  • Capacity for self-direction, with tact and diplomacy, and for working cooperatively.

  • Effective oral communication skills and a clear, courteous and professional manner.

  • Demonstrated project management skills an asset.

  • Flexible to address unexpected requests.

Requirements: Project Leaders are expected to put in a minimum of 8 hours per week and be responsive to emails within three (3) calendar days.


  • Strategic Planning
  • Reporting & Dashboards
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Fundraising
  • Donor Management
  • Community Outreach

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Requirements & Commitment

  • I expect it to be between 5 and 10 hours a week.
  • Monthly teleconference for an hour with other principals.

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