Fundraiser position available

Thursday, 15 April, 2021
Angela du Plessis    
Stellenbosch  

The Pebbles Project seeks to employ a Fundraiser to be based in Stellenbosch.

The Pebbles Project reserves the right to not fill this position. If you have not been invited for an interview after 2 weeks of submission, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Please send your CV and salary expectation to sophia@pebblesproject.co.za

Department:

Junior Management
Position reports to Chief Executive Officer

Key Responsibility:

To assist the CEO to develop and implement strategies to increase funding for the organisation through a range of initiatives, acquisition and retention of donors.
To assist the CEO with PR and Marketing when required.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum, 3 years Fundraising Experience.
  • General all-round skills and experience in all areas of fundraising, PR and marketing
  • Self-motivated and able to work in a methodical, organized way.
  • Able to manage own workload to meet agreed deadlines and standards with minimal day-to-day supervision.
  • Able to work independently and within a team environment.
  • Friendly, confident and outgoing personality and able to engage with donors of every level.
  • Creative, imaginative and with an entrepreneurial attitude towards fundraising.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Oral, written, and presentation language skills are required in English and Afrikaans, additional language skills would be ideal.
  • Demonstrate a willingness to learn and update skills.
  • Able to accept newly assigned fundraising-related projects or duties, should it be necessary.
  • Ability to work under pressure and maintain efficiencies with attention to detail.
  • Be multifaceted, adaptive and show initiative.
  • Knowledge of and background in fundraising for the Non Profit sector.
  • Previous experience in writing fundraising proposals to a wide range of donors, including individuals, corporates, trusts and foundations.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must be computer literate.