Country: Moldova
Organization: Hope and Homes for Children
Closing date: 20 Apr 2022

National Funding Officer – Moldova

CCF Moldova- children, communities, families, is seeking a driven fundraiser to join our team and be part of a change, which will enable all children to grow in loving and safe family environment. In this role, you will use your expert communication skills and keen sense of initiative to spot fundraising opportunities, develop and maintain relationships with potential donors. Through partnership negotiations, coordinating events, writing proposals, and recruiting sponsors and volunteers, you will enhance your speaking, writing, and leadership abilities while moving the organisation closer to its financial goals.

The ideal candidate will be motivated, professional, creative, innovative and organised. We are looking for someone who believes in CCF Moldova- children, communities, families ’s mission and will demonstrate exceptional drive to bring resources and investments to implement our strategy.

Objectives of this Role

Raise funds for our cause from big and small & medium corporate enterprises (international and national) by partnership negotiations
Promote awareness of the organisation’s mission and work
Cultivate a network of dedicated donors
Build and develop long-term trustful relationships and partnerships with corporate and private donors
Spot new fundraising opportunities
Leverage technology and social media where possible to improve fundraising activities
Plan and implement fundraising initiatives, events to help the organization meet financial goals
Ensure major donors are satisfied and kept in the loop

Key Responsibilities

Research potential individuals, corporations, and foundations to gain insight into needs, beliefs and donation habits to understand how to position our organisation to them
Maintain records of donors and manage regular donor communications
Effectively convey the organisation’s mission, vision, and programs to potential donors
Craft grant applications and fundraising proposals at the local level.
Organise fundraising events
Set financial targets for fundraising activities, and create strategies for reaching them
Leverage technology and social media where possible to improve fundraising activities

Skills and Qualifications

· Excellent verbal and written communication skills (Romanian, English, Russian).

University degree in communications, business, public relations, or a related field
At least three years relevant work experience including project management
Exceptional communication (verbal and writing) and relationship-building skills
Ability to lead and motivate colleagues and volunteers
Experience writing grant proposals, press releases, and/or fundraising letters
Strong attention to detail
Creativity and persuasion skills
Excellent leadership qualities and presentation skills
Adept at managing tasks, planning events, and balancing priorities

Preferred Qualifications

Competence in Microsoft Office suite and donor management systems
Confidence with public speaking
Live and work in Moldova

How to apply:

To apply please send your application (letter of motivation and CV) by 20 April 2022 at the latest to with the subject line “**National Funding Officer** ”. Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.**

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