Fundraising Director


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

About Us


Do you know what harmful contaminants are in your water? How it gets there? What effect it has on your families and environment? Save the Water(tm) (STW(tm)) is the one looking for answers.

STW(tm) is a U.S.-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to conduct water research to identify and remove harmful contaminants in water; and to raise public awareness about water contamination and its health impacts. STW also offers educational programs to excite young minds about water science.


Our volunteers are diverse professionals from all over the world bringing their knowledge and experience to STW because we care deeply about our communities and water resources. We learn and collaborate in an open and empowering work environment to find long term solutions to water contamination problem. Our vision is "Contamination free, healthy water for all"


To learn more about Save the Water(tm), please visit www.savethewater.org.


Save the Water(tm) is seeking a skilled and passionate Fundraising leader. Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact everyday? Are you a highly successful professional? Save the Water(tm) has an exceptional volunteer opportunity for the role of Director of Fundraising.


You will be responsible for creating and executing a strategy for a large sustained base of annual individual donors. Managing and supporting the Fundraising Group of volunteers in order to raise funds for Save The Water, would be your main responsibility. The funds will be used for a variety of programmes that will fulfill our mission. We also give you an unique opportunity to build the development function.


Directors are expected to contribute a minimum of 12 hours per week and be responsive to emails within three (3) calendar days.


Primary Responsibilities:
  • Oversee department of an average of 5-20 volunteers and interns.

  • Plan and conduct monthly Fundraising Group meetings, including sending agenda, taking meeting minutes, and follow up

  • Develop and execute a sustainable fundraising strategy for STW, building annual goals.

  • Secure financial support from individuals, foundations and corporations.

  • Develop and track proposals and reports for all foundation and corporate fundraising.

  • Communicate monthly (at minimum) to Vice President(s).

  • Communicate to the President and other Directors, as needed.

  • Provide Monthly Report to Vice President(s).

  • Provide Quarterly Objectives for your Group a minimum of two (2) weeks prior to the start of each quarter.

  • Attend Quarterly Operations Meetings.

  • Communicate with HR on open positions, hiring and resignation processes, and other procedures as requested.

  • Interview volunteer candidates and provide training for new volunteers.

  • Provide ongoing coaching and assistance for active volunteers

  • Manage Project Leaders and Volunteers.

  • Manage and keep operational documents current, including the SOP manual.

  • Assist in developing procedures & documents for the organization.

  • Complete the PWR audit for the Associate Directors each month.


Experience/Requirements:
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects and details simultaneously.

  • Requires self-direction, tact, diplomacy and a clear, courteous and professional manner when dealing with the public.

  • Must demonstrate effective oral communication skills and the ability to work cooperatively with staff inside and outside of the department.

  • Demonstrated excellence in organizational, managerial, and communication skills

  • Bachelor degree (or currently enrolled in degree program) or comparable work experience


How to apply:


If interested, please submit your resume to newvolunteers@savethewater.org . We would love to hear from you!


Skills

  • Management

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