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Fundraising Coordinator

Animal Rescue Organisation (ARO)
Cape Town, South Africa
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Closing Date:
Monday, 19 February 2024
Interviewing

About the Organisation

Animal Rescue Organisation (ARO) is a registered NPO established in 1986 with a mission to relieve the suffering of animals living within indigent communities across the Cape Metropole.
ARO is not a pet shelter, but is a welfare veterinary hospital service concentrating on a number of important areas of work including sterilisation and primary health care.

About the Job

The Fundraising Co-Ordinator will support and implement a multi-faceted fundraising strategy resulting in the diversification of income streams and to work towards growing sustainable income streams for Animal Rescue Organisation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist at various fundraising events which may fall out of general working hours as requested by the Head of Fundraising and Communications.

  • Organising activities, such as sponsored outdoor events, and sourcing donations/goods and funding.

  • Producing detailed proposals for events (e.g. timelines, venues, suppliers, legal obligations, staffing and budgets).

  • Work in the Bergvliet and Kalk Bay Charity Shop one day a week.

  • Assist with overseeing the daily shop operations: staff, logistics and stock

  • Daily monitoring of newsworthy stories from the hospital, clinic and mobile clinics for all social media platforms (website included) - relaying these stories to Head of Fundraising for newsletters etc.

  • Creating content for social media.

  • Taking up to date good quality photos for use on social media.

  • Reporting on social media insights monthly.

  • Staying on top of social media trends.

  • Assist with the execution of the development of the Fundraising strategy.

  • Identify grant funding opportunities.

  • Development of high-quality grant proposals and applications for project and organisational funding.

  • Maintain relationships with existing donors and respond to their requests and/or queries regularly and keep updating them about the work and achievements of the organisation.

Requirements

  • Matric Certificate

  • Diploma

  • Valid Driver's License, own vehicle essential

  • Three (3) to five (5) years fundraising experience.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Good computer literacy and experience with CRM platforms an advantage.

  • Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks.

  • Ability to speak two South African languages of which one must be English.

  • Ability to work overtime and extended hours if required to do so. Time in lieu of hours worked will be given.

  • Work in a demanding and potentially dangerous environment.

To apply

In order to apply, email your application by Monday 19th February 2024 to recruitment@actionappointments.co.za  - send your completed AA bio form, letter of motivation and updated CV (all in MS Word format).

About the Organisation

Animal Rescue Organisation (ARO) is a registered NPO established in 1986 with a mission to relieve the suffering of animals living within indigent communities across the Cape Metropole.
ARO is not a pet shelter, but is a welfare veterinary hospital service concentrating on a number of important areas of work including sterilisation and primary health care.

About the Job

The Fundraising Co-Ordinator will support and implement a multi-faceted fundraising strategy resulting in the diversification of income streams and to work towards growing sustainable income streams for Animal Rescue Organisation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist at various fundraising events which may fall out of general working hours as requested by the Head of Fundraising and Communications.

  • Organising activities, such as sponsored outdoor events, and sourcing donations/goods and funding.

  • Producing detailed proposals for events (e.g. timelines, venues, suppliers, legal obligations, staffing and budgets).

  • Work in the Bergvliet and Kalk Bay Charity Shop one day a week.

  • Assist with overseeing the daily shop operations: staff, logistics and stock

  • Daily monitoring of newsworthy stories from the hospital, clinic and mobile clinics for all social media platforms (website included) - relaying these stories to Head of Fundraising for newsletters etc.

  • Creating content for social media.

  • Taking up to date good quality photos for use on social media.

  • Reporting on social media insights monthly.

  • Staying on top of social media trends.

  • Assist with the execution of the development of the Fundraising strategy.

  • Identify grant funding opportunities.

  • Development of high-quality grant proposals and applications for project and organisational funding.

  • Maintain relationships with existing donors and respond to their requests and/or queries regularly and keep updating them about the work and achievements of the organisation.

Requirements

  • Matric Certificate

  • Diploma

  • Valid Driver's License, own vehicle essential

  • Three (3) to five (5) years fundraising experience.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Good computer literacy and experience with CRM platforms an advantage.

  • Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks.

  • Ability to speak two South African languages of which one must be English.

  • Ability to work overtime and extended hours if required to do so. Time in lieu of hours worked will be given.

  • Work in a demanding and potentially dangerous environment.

To apply

In order to apply, email your application by Monday 19th February 2024 to recruitment@actionappointments.co.za  - send your completed AA bio form, letter of motivation and updated CV (all in MS Word format).

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