Online: Communication and Prospect Research

Cause Areas


Mon Nov 07, 2016 - Mon Feb 06, 2017


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


Perform in-depth research to identify donor prospects to support fundraising strategies and objectives.
Interpret biographical and financial information on corporations, trusts and foundations to assess donor interest, fit and viability.
Develop detailed prospect lists, research profiles and gift histories.
Use personal insight to decide what information is included.
Maintain confidentiality of research records.

The selected volunteers will also be responsible for drafting introductory emails but will not be requested to submit any funding request on behalf of our organization.
We will provide all the information needed to support this role.

Skills Required:

* Equivalent work experience of prospect research in a fundraising or similar environment
* Able to use range of sources to efficiently analyse, interpret and capture biographical and financial information on corporations and foundations
* Proficiency: Microsoft Office and internet search engines
* Clear and succinct written and verbal communication
* Self-starter, results orientated and dedicated
* Understanding of not for profit sector

Application Instructions:

Please send your detailed resume to Please make sure that you are dedicated and can commit to the timeline and hours required for the opportunity.


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Requirements & Commitment

  • 15 Hours
  • Stable Internet connection

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