Fundraising Strategist


Cause Areas

When

Mon May 15, 2017 - Sat Dec 15, 2018

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
Fashion Fundraiser Event

About

The Foundation currently seeks to recruit a volunteer to support her Fundraising drive; someone with the drive and creativity to help build relationships with a wide range of donors and help us achieve our fundraising targets, enabling us to do our work. This promises to be an opportunity to make a huge impact.

There is a great deal of flexibility within this role, which is virtual with a minimum of 7 commitment hours weekly. You will be expected to plan and manage your own workload in alignment with our timelines and so self-motivation is vital, likewise, personality and aptitude are fundamental to this position. We would love to hear from you!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop a Resource Mobilization Strategy and a fund tracking system to leverage funding and in-kind donations across the various sectors
  • Develop of short pitches and presentations that can be given to potential partners
  • Support the planning and delivery of the organization’s community and corporate fundraising activities and events, to achieve agreed financial targets
  • Writing of grant applications on identifying relevant opportunities
  • Any other relevant activities

Knowledge Skills and Experience

  • 3-5 years’ experience in Fundraising for non-profits
  • Relevant College degree

Competency:

  • Passion for helping others
  • Demonstrated competency in the creation and implementation of a fundraising strategy and plan
  • Must a full understanding of professional fundraising and proven fundraising results
  • Must have some Grant writing skills
  • Must have superior writing and communications skills

Skills

  • Donor Management
  • Business Development & Sales Management
  • Fundraising
  • Strategic Planning
  • Grant Writing / Research

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • A minimum of 7 hours a week
  • Government photo ID as proof of ID

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