Job Title: Fundraising Executive Intern/Volunteer (unpaid)
Company: Walking for Water (W4W)
Walking for Water (W4W) is a Danish non-profit NGO run entirely by volunteers. Founded in 2015, W4W aims to provide clean water access to deprived communities across Africa. Through fundraising efforts, W4W has successfully facilitated the installation of 65 public boreholes and water pumps in various African communities.
Lack of access to clean water has severe negative effects on the lives and wellbeing of these communities, including increased instances of diarrheal diseases and limited educational opportunities for children.
Please have a look on our website www.walkingforwater.dk to get a better understanding of our organisation and mission.
We are seeking a self-driven and experienced Fundraising Executiver to be responsible for planning and executing a comprehensive fundraising strategy.
The successful candidate will play a crucial role in securing funds to support our mission of providing clean water access to African communities in need.
Develop and implement a strategic fundraising plan to set and meet the financial goals of W4W
Identify and cultivate relationships with potential sponsors, donors, and partners
Research and apply for grants and funding opportunities
Coordinate fundraising events and campaigns
Utilize various fundraising techniques, including online platforms, social media, and traditional methods
Collaborate with the SoMe team to create compelling content for fundraising campaigns
Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of fundraising efforts
Maintain accurate records of donors, sponsors, and fundraising activities
Provide regular reports on fundraising progress to the management team
Bachelor's degree in a relevant field (e.g., Business, Marketing, Non-profit Management)
Proven experience in fundraising, preferably within the non-profit sector
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent organizational and project management abilities
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Proficiency in using fundraising software and online platforms
Knowledge of grant writing and application processes
Passion for the mission and values of W4W
If you are a motivated individual with a passion for making a difference and have experience in fundraising, we would love to hear from you. Join our team at Walking for Water (W4W) and help us continue our efforts in providing clean water access to deprived communities in Africa.
To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you are interested in this position.
Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.
You know how you perform best. Work from your couch, your favorite cafe or abroad when you feel like it.
Take time to relax and reboot when you need it.
Carve out time for your kids, friends and personal cider projects.