Volunteer Opportunity

Fundraising Lead (Voluntary Position)

Remote
Volunteer must be in United Kingdom
New
|
Published 1 month ago

Details at a Glance

Time Commitment
A few hours per week
Recurrence
Recurring

Description

Job Details

The International Association for Democracy (IAD) is an NGO that works to defend and advance democracy around the globe. We link people with their governments and lobby governments to promote, strengthen and safeguard democratic institutions, processes, norms and values at home and abroad. We also work towards raising public awareness about the current state of democracy around the world and what should be done to better defend and promote democracy. For further information, visit www.iad.ngo.

 

IAD is looking for a Fundraising Lead to join the fundraising team to help us grow as an association. The candidate is expected to volunteer for 3-5 hours per week to this role.

 

Objectives of this Role

  • Lead the fundraising team, managing its workstreams and team members
  • Create and manage initiatives to raise money, such as crowdfunded, donation programs be other schemes
  • Collaborate with other IAD teams to drive the fundraising success, particularly social media and content creation teams
  • Research and contact potential donors, maintain donor relations
  • Write grant applications
  • Deliver fundraising campaigns
  • Maintain a sound economic behaviour within the organisation

 

Skills and Qualifications

  • Previous experience with fundraising or finance  (in personal or professional capacity)
  • Experience in event planning and networking skills
  • Project management and cross-functional collaboration
  • Basic understanding of Google Workspace and collaboration tools on Google Docs
  • Passion for promoting democracy, rule of law and human rights
  • The candidate is expected to volunteer for 3-5 hours per week to this role. 

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Finance or project management experience would be useful, but not needed

 

What We Can Offer YOU

  • Experience in an international NGO and an excellent reference to help you in your career
  • You will join a welcoming international network of students and professionals, who have a passion for promoting and defending democracy, the rule of law and human rights
  • The inclusion of your name, photo and role at IAD on our website

 

Job Details

The International Association for Democracy (IAD) is an NGO that works to defend and advance democracy around the globe. We link people with their governments and lobby governments to promote, strengthen and safeguard…

Location

Remote
Volunteer must be in United Kingdom
Associated Location
5 S Charlotte St, Edinburgh EH2 4AN, UK

Apply to This Volunteer Opportunity

Instructions:

Please email Valeria Bortă at recruitment@iad.ngo with a short motivation (maximum 5 sentences) along with a 1-2 page CV.

 

Applications will be assessed on a rolling basis and interviews may be organised before the closing date. Early applications are encouraged. 

 

To ensure that you do not miss out on important recruitment-related communication, we strongly urge you to regularly check your spam folder for any emails sent from recruitment@iad.ngo.

 

IAD celebrates diversity and encourages anyone who is qualified to apply for the position, regardless of gender, age, disability, national or ethnic background. The same applies for applicants who have had a break from work life. 

 

Website: https://www.iad.ngo/join 

 

 

All fields are required
I acknowledge that use of the Idealist Applicant Tracking System is subject to Idealist's Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
Illustration

Join Idealist

Sign up today to save your favorite volunteer opportunities and get email alerts when new ones are posted.