Fundraising Leader

Published

10/18/2018

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

https://skipperu.org/application-process/
Trujillo
International
12345
Peru

Description

The position

Under supervision of the Development Coordinator, the fundraising leader will have freedom to create and hone a fundraising plan for the year, focusing on planning one fundraising event per month with the support of a team of volunteers. There is also flexibility for the role to involve organising international fundraising events, relationship building with local schools, businesses and other NGOs and grant-writing.


The fundraising leader will spend 50% of their schedule on fundraising shifts and 50% in other areas of the programme in order to be able to learn about SKIP and the context in which it works. This position has the option to be continued remotely with a focus on organising fundraising and awareness -raising events internationally and creating a communication strategy with past volunteers. This is an exciting and dynamic role in which you will have a lot of freedom in creating and developing fundraising opportunities. We are always open to new ideas and suggestions, so there is room for you to use your own creativity in this position!


Volunteer profile

Required:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Interest in our work at SKIP, and our mission
  • Highly motivated, self-directed and results-driven
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Excellent organisational skills and problem-solving skills
  • Eight weeks (optimum to receive the best experience, four weeks is available)

Desired:

  • Fluency or intermediate skills in Spanish
  • Experience in a fundraising role
  • Experience of hosting events
  • An understanding of social media and marketing


The benefits of volunteering with us

In return for your invaluable participation in our volunteering programme, SKIP will provide:

  • a thorough induction to the organisation, programmes, department and specific role
  • structured and relevant training from qualified and experienced staff members
  • mentoring and support in the form of regular supervision and staff meetings as well as informal sessions
  • the chance to be a part of a diverse and dedicated team and a welcoming community
  • a letter of confirmation of volunteer service

The confirmation fee can be waived and housing provided if this position is combined with the Volunteer Leader Position 50/50 https://skipperu.org/volunteer-positions/volunteer-leader/

Benefits

  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Language/Cultural Support Available

Benefits

  • International Volunteers

How To Apply

volunteering@skipperu.org
http://skipperu.org

Ready to apply – download an application form and email it to volunteering@skipperu.org

Feel free to email fundraising@skipperu.org with any questions.


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