Development Co-ordinator Institutional Fundraiser
Are you an Institutional fundraising specialist? Working with programme staff around the world you will identify new fundraising opportunities and oversee the project proposal process.
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Ensure the smooth running of European institutional fundraising,
Ensure timely submission of successful funding proposals and securing annual fundraising targets.
Agree and reach annual fundraising targets.
Timely monitoring of calls for proposals from European bilateral and multilateral donors.
Contribute to efforts to deepen relationships with the European Union and grow and diversify funding from other European public sources.
Overall responsibility for managing EU and other European donors proposal development process and accountability for ensuring high quality proposals are submitted on time and meet donor requirements.
Build proactive relationships with key European institutional donors in order to solicit new fundraising opportunities
Represent the organisation to donors/potential donors/funding partners as required.
Help identify and build consortia to best respond to specific priority bids and ensure partners active contribution to the writing process.
Proposal drafting and reviewing, research, editing and translation.
Lead on a case load of project proposal development, including writing concepts and project profiles.
At least 3 years experience working with institutional donors for an international development organisation.
Demonstrable track record in identifying and securing significant, multi-year, multi-million, public funds from development donors in Europe.
Good working knowledge of ODA funders in Europe, especially the European Union.
Experience of developing fundraising plans and priorities to meet the needs of a wider, international strategic plan.
Experience working with diverse and talented teams.
Experience of working in geographic regions in which the charity works.
Excellent organisational, interpersonal and communication skills.
A keen interest in international affairs and development; especially media, journalism, press freedom.
Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.
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Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.