Fundraising / Business Consultant

Full-time

Friday 6 November, 2020 – 10:42

Girls and Boys Town South Africa (GBT)

Opportunity closing date:

Sunday, 6 December, 2020

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, they 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.

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

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

Reports to: Regional Fundraising Manager

Employment type: 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

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