Fundraising / Business Consultant

Full-time

GBTSA: Fundraising / Business Consultant

Girls and Boys Town South Africa (GBTSA)
Opportunity closing date:
Tuesday, 2 March, 2021
Opportunity type:
Employment

Established in 1958, Girls and Boys Town (GBT) is a national non-profit organisation that runs proven and successful programmes to strengthen vulnerable youth. Through a combination of interventions, we on average, assist between 16 000 to 20 000 beneficiaries a year. GBT core focus is to remove the obstacles and barriers that prevent children from finding their light and helping them to Shine.

GBTSA seeks to appoint a Fundraising Consultant, to be based in Pinelands Office, Western Cape.

Salary: Basic salary plus attractive commission structure, incentives, medical Aid, pension, life and disability cover benefits

Reports to: Regional Fundraising Manager

Employment Type: This is a permanent position

Responsibilities:

  • Research and identify potential funders and funding opportunities
  • Raise funds as per the targets agreed upon.
  • Build sustainable and effective working relationships with donors and sponsors.
  • Attend meetings with funders/donors as required.
  • Research fundraising opportunities
  • Identify fundraising opportunities and raise awareness of the organisations work.
  • Manage information and record the profile and fundraising activity of donors on a database.

Requirements:

  • Previous fundraising and sales background/experience necessary
  • Minimum of 5 years work experience in Sales or Fundraising
  • Self-motivated and mature
  • Abilities to work independently and within a team environment
  • Creativity, imagination and an entrepreneurial attitude towards fundraising
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills · Demonstrate a willingness to learn and update your skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and maintain efficiencies with attention to detail
  • Be multifaceted, adaptive and show initiative
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Computer literacy

Please Note: This position is re-advertised. If previously applied for Please do not re-apply. To apply, submit CV and one page motivation letter to kgovinden@gbtown.org.za.

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application – NGO Pulse Portal

Only qualified individuals as listed above will be considered for an interview.

If you do not hear from us within 2 weeks of your application submission, please deem your application unsuccessful.

For more about Girls and Boys Town, refer to www.girlsandboystown.org.za