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Fundraising Coordinator

Fundraising Coordinator

August 15, 2018


Nanga Organization is a registered Non-Government Organisation in Kenya, registered by the NGO Coordination Board and is part of the Kickstart Kids International network. Our mission is “To work with impoverished communities in sustainable ways to kickstart the lives of orphans and vulnerable children.

We are seeking to recruit a Fundraising Coordinator to apply his/her professional skills under the guidance of the General Manager to fundraise through grant applications, events and other agreed upon fundraising activities with the main aim of successfully contributing to the financial viability and overall sustainability of the organization.
Further details are as below.

Ensuring that all available opportunities for raising funds for the organization are successfully exploited and maintained, contributing to the financial viability and overall sustainability of the organization.

Working in the Best Interest of the Organization The Fundraising Coordinator must ensure that all his/her actions and decisions as an employee are undertaken in the best interest of the organization and that the agreed upon code of ethics is adhered to.

Duties and responsibilities
To develop and implement a fundraising plan for the organization which will achieve the goals for sustainable funding, the development of projects (CAPEX), and delivery of core operations (OPEX)

To acquire and develop a strong fundraising portfolio and relevant contacts;
To identify and develop suitable fundraising opportunities, new projects and funds;
To cultivate and nurture successful and productive relationships with current and potential corporate/foundation sponsors and individual donors;

To accurately monitor fundraising progress and produce quality reports for internal and external parties as required;
To Identify sources and prepare compelling grant proposals and bids to corporate, foundation, private granting agencies and government funders;
To create and manage fundraising or marketing budgets.

To expand the organization’s network through the development of new and beneficial relationships;
To contribute to promotional newsletters and other publications to raise awareness of the work and the organization’s aims

To maintain and update all social media platforms with relevant news and campaigns in order to ignite fundraising interest and opportunities

To develop and contribute to the organization’s communication strategy (in relation to fundraising) as required
To attend and participate in necessary fundraising meetings and pitches
To network effectively and ensure the organization is maximizing opportunities for funding and development at all times;

To maintain organized and efficient records of all activities and contacts;
To maintain an up to date awareness of organization’s activities so that fundraising activities are appropriate and informed correctly.

To participate in planning, management and execution of annual fundraising events including, development and solicitation of corporate sponsorship, coordination of logistics,

To Apply Interested candidates must submit letters of interest and their CV’s to by 30th August 2018

PLEASE DO NOT ATTACH COPIES OF CERTIFICATES. Candidates MUST provide their current salary and expected salary in the application form.
Required: Certificate of good conduct. Nanga Organization is an equal opportunity employer. No canvassing allowed.