Girls and Boys Town Recent Employment Opportunity

Posted on :

21 May, 2019

Category :

Consultancy Jobs in South Africa, Finance Jobs in South Africa

Established in 1958, Girls and Boys Town (GBT) is a national nonprofit organisation that runs proven and successful programmes to strengthen vulnerable youth. Through a combination of interventions, we on average, assist between 16 000 to 20 000 beneficiaries a year. GBT core focus is to remove the obstacles and barriers that prevent children from finding their light and helping them to Shine.

Job Title: Fundraising Consultant
Job Location: Pinelands Office, Western Cape
Salary: Basic salary plus attractive commission structure, incentives, medical Aid, pension, life and disability cover benefits

Reports to: Regional Fundraising Manager

Job Type: This is a permanent position


  • Research and identify potential funders and funding opportunities
  • Raise funds as per the targets agreed upon
  • Build sustainable and effective working relationships with donors and sponsors
  • Attend meetings with funders/donors as required
  • Research fundraising opportunities
  • Identify fundraising opportunities and raise awareness of the organisations work
  • Manage information and record the profile and fundraising activity of donors on a database


  • Previous fundraising and sales background / experience necessary
  • Minimum of five years’ work experience
  • Self-motivated and mature
  • Abilities to work independently and within a team environment
  • Creativity, imagination and an entrepreneurial attitude towards fundraising
  • Communication and interpersonal skills · Demonstrate a willingness to learn and update your skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and maintain efficiencies with attention to detail
  • Be multifaceted, adaptive and show initiative
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Computer literacy

To apply

Submit CV and one page motivation letter to [email protected]


Application Deadline: Monday, 17 June, 2019

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