Manager Proposal Development & Fundraising Job Placement – BRAC International

Organisation: BRAC
International
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
About US:
BRAC International is one of the world’s largest Non-Governmental
Development Organizations, working in a number of countries in Africa and Asia
on poverty alleviation Programs, is registered in Uganda as BRAC Uganda. The
organization implements integrated development approach combining Education,
Health, Agriculture, Livestock, Adolescent Empowerment and Microfinance.
Job Summary: The Manager,
Proposal Development & Fundraising will tasked with searching for new
funding opportunities, developing partnerships with other organizations,
writing concept notes and proposals and maintaining donor liaison to secure
funding for new projects and programs for country.
Key Duties and
Responsibilities:  
  • Tasked with searching for new funding
    opportunity through donor website, meetings, affiliates, donor engagement
    meetings.
  • Keenly review the funding opportunities
    and check alignment with country strategy, organizational policies,
    programme priorities and country capacity etc.
  • Looking/establishing possible partnership
    and consortium with different organisations, agencies.
  • Gather information on country situation
    and become familiar with the requirements and guidelines of various
    funders.
  • Write concept notes/proposals for
    different programs in consultation with programme teams and BI HO.
  • Support budget preparation for concepts
    note and proposals
  • Maintain database of funding situation,
    donor feedback and refusals; and share with BI HO and affiliates.
  • Keenly analyze the unsuccessful projects
    proposals, documentation and share with relevant authority for future
    improvement.
  • Establish of an archive of past and
    current proposals for any future/further reference.
  • Attend donor liaison meeting, donor visits
    and answer funding related queries.



Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate should preferably hold
    a Master’s degree with concentration on Development Studies, Social
    Science or relevant subject area from any reputed University.
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in
    relevant field.
  • Results-driven with demonstrated success
    in major fundraising campaigns.
  • Demonstrated excellence in communication
    and working with diverse groups of people.
  • Excellent proposal writing/ report
    writing, donor requirement understanding/conceptual skills, coordination
    & networking (information gathering & analysis), budgeting and
    presentation ability.
  • Must be a confident communicator and
    presenter with excellent written and spoken English.
  • Broad knowledge, understanding of and
    commitment to poverty eradication, global justice, gender equality, etc.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested external candidates need to apply
online by emailing their CV with a letter of interest mentioning educational
grades, years of experience, current and expected salary to
recruitment.bi@brac.net. Please mention the name of the position and AD# BI 16/17
in the subject bar.
Deadline: 20th April
2017

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