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VOLUNTEER POSITION

Position: Fundraising Manager
Organization: Photographers Without Borders
Location: Toronto, Ontario

PWB is a global nonprofit organization committed to telling stories that make change and facilitate the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals and UNDRIP. We recognize that the threats to the environment and humanity are urgent and interconnected, so our goal is to empower and elevate grassroots initiatives that are taking the lead on addressing these issues. Every year we connect hundreds of volunteer storytellers (photographers and filmmakers) to our NGO and community partners on assignments through our PWB Program and inspire new generations of storytellers through PWB School and our other initiatives and resources.

Responsibilities: 

  • Displaying adherence to Photographers Without Border's mission
  • Maintaining a strong knowledge of Photographers Without Border's history and programs.
  • Identifying grant / funding / awards / sponsorship opportunities.
  • Writing, submitting, and managing grant / funding proposals.
  • Find opportunities for press, placement, and awards, etc.
  • Insuring that prospective funders have supporting documents
  • Managing records of hard copies and computer databases.
  • Apply to a minimum of 1-2 grants every week.
  • Submit monthly reports to the Operations Manager
  • Complete assignments, goals, and projects week to week.
  • Initiative in both independent work and team oriented work.
  • Passion for non-profit, storytelling, and making a difference.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in creative writing or a related field
  • 2+ years of grant writing experience
  • Able to measure and reach income goals
  • Experience with MS Office and Excel
  • Background knowledge of fundraising information sources
  • Strong communication skills, both in verbal and in writing
  • Experience with meeting and adhering to deadlines
  • Able to provide us with examples of past opportunities that you’ve provided organizations with.

Time Commitment:

  • Volunteer Position
  • 10 hours a week (work from home) + mandatory weekly meetings every Wednesday at 6:30
  • Is expected to maintain communication throughout the week with the team and regularly update Operations Manager.

To apply, please e-mail your resume and a brief covering letter to:
katrina mask photographerswithoutborders.org*
subject: Fundraising Manager

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*Email: The e-mail address above has been masked to prevent spam. Please copy the address or type it manually, add the @ sign, remove “mask” and any spaces.
 

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jun 12 2019    ID: 53851