Specifically you will:
The successful candidate for appointment to this position must demonstrate the following clear competencies, strong past results, self-drive and objectivity.
S/he should have excellent insight into public/private fund development, the workings of individual giving, corporate social responsibility funding and philanthropy generally.
A Masters degree in Business Administration, Marketing or Communication from an accredited university
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a major fundraising or other not for profit senior management role relevant to the needs of a higher education institution s fund development
Excellent track record in securing corporate and individual gifts supported by strong experience in developing proposals, fundraising materials, etc
Ability to communicate ideas in a clear and concise manner to a wide variety of audiences
Proven ability to work autonomously and handle prospect identification, multiple solicitation and stewardship activities simultaneously
Highly organised with strong campaign planning, budget management, events production and overall project management skills
Ability to cultivate and work collaboratively with donors, University function heads and various teams
Excellent executive team player ability, with highly developed corporate goals focus, personal results drive and sophisticated interpersonal skills.
To apply, please email your application with ALL the following: detailed CV, email address, day and mobile (or evening) telephone contacts, current and expected remuneration packages; and the names of three referees and their email and telephone contacts.
The Resourcing Director
Maer Associates Limited
P.O Box 6786-00200 City Square
Email: seletion [at] maer.co.ke
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