Fundraising Manager Employment Opportunity – Radio Maria Uganda


Job Title:        Fundraising Manager

Radio Maria Uganda

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Reports to:
Operations Coordinator


About US:

Association Radio
Maria Uganda is the organization running Radio Maria, a Catholic radio that has
been active since 1996, under the guiding principle of the international mother
organization World Family of Radio Maria. The mission of Radio Maria is to be a
media for Evangelization. In Uganda it is present in Kampala, Mbarara, Hoima,
Mbale, Gulu, Masaka, Fort Portal, Nebbi, Moroto, Kabale, Lira.


Job Summary:  The purpose of the Fundraising manager is to
manage his/her department, the strategic and operational planning of activities
to ensure the financial sustainability of the Radio and its Substations. .


Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Checks the means of contact with the donor and renders them
    efficient by planning appropriate updates.
  • Researching potential sponsors.
  • Writing funding proposals to potential donors
  • Build upon existing donor relationships and form new donor
    relationships on a regular basis.
  • Develops strategic policies and defines operational objectives
    informing in a timely manner the management and collaborators of the
    association involved.
  • Optimizes campaigns and the annual fundraising plan. Plans each
    activity in a such way that everyone can carry out their assignments
  • Draws an annual operational budget, checking the progress of his
    department periodically.
  • Manages and maintains relationship with external partners. (public,
    private, institutions, religious etc..) with naturalness and the utmost
  • Analyze the performance of events and other fund raising activities
    for effectiveness and to identify areas of saving more money next time.
  • Collaborate with other organizations and groups within the community
    to build partnerships and enhance fundraising activities..


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Communication and
    Journalism, public relations or related/applicable fields.
  • Minimum of two years of fundraising experience or a related field.
  • Strong communication and leadership skills.
  • Excellent organizational abilities and attention to detail.
  • Quick thinker and ability to make decisions under pressure


How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should Email their application letter, CV
including three work related referees to 


Deadline: 25th September 2020


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