Girls and Boys Town 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 This is a permanent position
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
Previous fundraising and sales background/experience necessary
Minimum of 5 years work experience
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
To apply, submit CV and one page motivation letter
Only qualified individuals as listed above will be considered for an interview. If you do not hear from us within 2 weeks of your applications submission, please deem your application unsuccessful.
Girls and Boys Town South Africa is an equal opportunity employer.
Girls and Boys Town is a leader in the field of childcare and aims to create opportunities for the youth to grow and develop into responsible citizens, able to contribute to family and community life in the spirit of peace, dignity, tolerance, equality and solidarity with others.