Posted on :
12 Nov, 2019
12 Nov, 2019
Common Good is a Christian faith-based, not-for-profit organisation founded by Common Ground Church in 2005, working in a range of communities. We’re passionate about addressing issues of social justice that challenge our city.
We seek to make a positive and lasting impact in the areas of early life, education and employment, so that individuals and communities across Cape Town can build brighter futures for themselves.
Job Title: Relationship Resource Developer / Fundraiser
Location: South Africa
We are looking for a motivated, driven and experienced Resource Developer / Fundraiser who has a passion for social justice with a strong willingness to contribute towards positive impact in our organisation. The purpose of this role is to raise and secure funds for Common Good’s work across each initiative, giving strategic input into the overall fundraising plan, executing the fundraising plan, developing and nurturing institutional and individual donor relationships, identifying and cultivating prospective donors, and regularly meeting or surpassing fundraising targets.
The Resource Developer/fundraiser will work closely with the Chief Operations Officer, Chief Executive Officer and the fundraising team to deliver the agreed fundraising strategy, goals and standards.
You’ll thrive in this role if…
You like to work independently to make big ideas happen; you like helping people realise their goals and ambitions and you enjoy contributing to the greater good and changing the fabric of society. As part of a young team, you’ll have scope to make this role your own, working with budgets strategically, as well as in the detail to make sure we reach our targets. If you thrive on making things happen and working at pace, join us! If you enjoy pulling together all the pieces of the puzzle and then implementing the concept through to completion, then this opportunity is a must. You will be required to work well within a team and project manage the work to meet deadlines.
The successful individual will be responsible for the following duties, which are not limited to:
Your own transport is essential, as travel to visit donors is required
Competencies and abilities
Skills and Knowledge
Please send a motivational cover letter, your CV and two recent work references to [email protected]
Application Deadline: 06th December 2019