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Director of Fundraising & Events-Volunteer

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REQUIREMENTS

o Minimum 3 years of professional work experience, including experience of leadership giving in corporate fundraising

o Understanding about IWI's works and/or humanitarian issues

o Work experience in professional fundraising skills, and/or marketing skills

o Excellent knowledge of donation application process

o Proven skills in writing, drafting, translation and communication and presentation skills

o Experience in fundraising for an advocacy and/or research projects relating to women’s rights would be considered an advantage

o Be able to work efficiently with remotely based teams

o Passionate about women’s rights and gender equality

o Excellent writing and speaking skills in English

o Outstanding interpersonal skills- approachable, diplomatic and a good sense of humour

o Great attention to detail and ability to work within strict, often conflicting, deadlines

o A self-starter

o Able to provide a minimum commitment of 10 hours per week

o A successful track record in setting priorities; keen analytic, organization and problem solving skills which support and enable sound decision making

o A multi-tasker with the ability to wear many hats in a fast-paced environment 


PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

o Plan and implement fundraising development, in conjunction with the Executive Director and other relevant directors, including current and planned giving programs

o Makes calls to prospective donors

o Prepares and/or organizes grant applications for IWI projects and staff salaries

o Prepares reports for Executive Director as required and necessary

o Maintains all donor and fund development records

o Works with appropriate staff to create materials, including but not limited to, brochures, newsletters, special projects, and annual reports, to aid IWI’s attempts at fundraising

o Completes all other assignments as required by the Executive Director

o Compile and maintain a database of international and local donor organizations, including international foundations, bilateral and multilateral agencies and private corporations offering donations

o Regularly monitor and inform Executive Director of donation opportunities matching the work of IWI

o Write concept notes, project ideas and project proposals and ensure their timely submission

o Undertake independent research in finding alternative resources for IWI’s long-term sustainability

o Organize or provide assistance in organizing any fundraising events for the organization

REQUIREMENTS

o Minimum 3 years of professional work experience, including experience of leadership giving in corporate fundraising

o Understanding about IWI's works and/or humanitarian issues

o Work experience in professional…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
196 High Road, London, None N22 8HH, United Kingdom

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