Internews is an international development organisation whose mission is to empower local media worldwide to give people the news and information they need, the ability to connect, and the means to make their voices heard. We envision a future where everyone, everywhere, enjoys equal access to trusted, quality information that empowers them to live healthy, secure, rewarding lives. We currently have active programs in 40+ countries with HQs and key regional hubs in London, Washington DC, Nairobi and Bangkok.
A very exciting opportunity has arisen for a Development Coordinator to participate in our growing development team to play a lead role in our ambitious fundraising efforts with European donors. We are looking for a dynamic institutional fundraising specialist to build upon recent successes and contribute to the delivery of the resources needed for our 5-year strategic plan.
Reporting to the Director of Development, the Development Coordinator will ensure the smooth running of European institutional fundraising, ensuring timely submission of successful funding proposals and securing annual fundraising targets. S/he will directly oversee project proposal processes - in response to both open calls for proposals and intelligence gathering and bid development for commercial contract opportunities. S/he will contribute in coordinating a case load that Internews grows and diversifies its funding from public European donors. The Development Coordinator continually works with programme staff around the world to jointly identify new fundraising opportunities, to coordinate proposal development processes and to originate new programme concepts for future fundraising. S/he will have primary day-to-day Internews liaising with European donors for the submission of new proposals.
Deadline for submission of applications: 27 February 2017
Interviews: Week starting 6 March 2017
Salary Grade: C1-3 (30,000 - 35,000 per annum, depending on experience)
This position is being offered and hired by Internews Europe. Benefits will be consistent with Internews Europe’s offerings and will be reviewed during the hiring process. Additional information can be found on our About Working for Internews page.