INGO Jobs – Fundraising Officer at ActionAid International

Organisation: ActionAid
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Fundraising
About US:
ActionAid is an
International Development Agency in over 50 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin
America and the Caribbean. ActionAid’s mission is to work with the poor and the
excluded people in the world to eradicate poverty by overcoming the injustices
and the inequity that cause it.
Job Summary: The
Fundraising Officer will support the Fundraising Coordinator in implementing
ActionAid’s Fundraising Strategy and deliver AAU’s specific fundraising
programmes relating to institutional donors, high value donors, major donors,
trust and philanthropic foundations and corporate giving to achieve resource
mobilization targets.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
Implement the fundraising strategies targeting
institutional donors, high value donors, major donors, trusts and foundation,
and corporate donors in line with MU fundraising strategy, CSP IV, Ml
fundraising policies, strategies and standards, and the national laws
The jobholder will contact fundraising sources to
optimize opportunities
Support the development of 2 -year plans and budgets
in line with fundraising strategy and CSP IV Commitments.
Update contract management database and share
periodic performance reports in line with fundraising strategy, policies and
Send out fundraising communications and collaterals
Prepare and send periodic fundraising reports
Fundraise for projects
Perform any other duties as assigned by the Fundraising
Qualifications, Skills and
The applicant for the Fundraising Officer vacancy
should preferably hold a Bachelor’s degree in Development Studies, Business
Administration, Mass Communication or any other related discipline from a
recognized institution
At least three years’ experience from a recognized
institution with track record of fundraising success.
Excellent communication and report writing skills
Excellent analytical skills
Good resource mobilization skills
Exhibit commitment to develop, promote and practice
ActionAid vision, mission, values and strategies
Broad knowledge and understanding of donor and
philanthropy sector
Impeccable level of integrity
How to Apply:
All candidates
are encouraged to either send their applications via E-mail or hand deliver to or addressed to: The Director Human
Resource/Organizational Effectiveness, ActionAid International Uganda, Plot
Number 2514/2515 Ggaba Road, Opposite Kampala International University P.O. Box
676 Kampala, Uganda.
Deadline: Monday 14th December 2015 by
5:00 Pm

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