Executive Fund Raising

Position: Executive Fund Raising
Location: Guwahati, Assam
Organization: School of Livelihood and Rural Development- YesEarth

About YesEarth.org: SLRD -YesEarth is a leading organization dedicated to promoting sustainable development and environmental conservation. We work on various projects to address environmental challenges and foster sustainable development. Our initiatives include youth engagement, community-based projects, and collaborative efforts with various stakeholders to drive meaningful environmental change.

Position Overview: We are seeking a dynamic and motivated Executive Fund Raising to join our team in Guwahati. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing and implementing effective fundraising strategies to support YesEarth.org’s projects and initiatives in the North Eastern Region. The role requires a proactive individual with excellent communication skills and a proven track record in fundraising and donor engagement.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute comprehensive fundraising plans to meet organizational goals.
  • Identify, cultivate, and solicit new and existing donors, including individuals, corporations, foundations, and government agencies.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with donors and stakeholders.
  • Prepare compelling proposals, grant applications, and fundraising materials.
  • Organize and manage fundraising events, campaigns, and initiatives.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to align fundraising efforts with project needs and organizational priorities.
  • Monitor and report on fundraising performance, providing regular updates to senior management.
  • Stay informed about fundraising trends and best practices, adapting strategies as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Communications, or a related field. A master’s degree is preferred.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in fundraising, donor relations, or a similar role.
  • Proven success in securing significant donations and grants.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong organizational and project management abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
  • Passion for environmental conservation and sustainable development.

Compensation:

  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.

How to Apply: Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and a cover letter detailing their relevant experience and motivation for applying to [hr@yesearth.org] with the subject line “Executive Fund Raising Application – [Your Name].”

Application Deadline: July 2, 2024

YesEarth.org is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from individuals of all backgrounds and experiences.