Child's i Foundation Fundraising Consultant Jobs in Uganda

Child's i Foundation Fundraising Consultant Jobs in Uganda

Child’s i Foundation is a Uganda based charity with an international reputation for advocating child rights and creating community-based alternatives to orphanages. A small non-profit with a big impact, we work with governments, national partners and our worldwide network of supporters to highlight the harm and cost of orphanages in Uganda and globally.

We’re helping to reimagine the whole child protection and care system, repurpose orphanages and rebuild services at the heart of communities that are designed to strengthen and support birth, foster and adoptive families. Because every child needs a loving family, we are Child's i.

We are seeking a highly motivated Fundraising Consultant to support our fundraising efforts. The consultant will be responsible for identifying and contacting potential donors and responding to incoming calls from existing donors. The ideal candidate will have experience in fundraising and be able to work under tight deadlines

Scope of Work:

The consultant will work with our Head of Programmes and UK fundraising team to identify potential donors and respond to calls from existing donors.

The consultant will be expected to:

  • Conduct prospecting research and identify new potential donors for the organisation.

  • Contact potential donors through calls, emails, and other channels to introduce the organisation and secure funding.

  • Respond to incoming calls from donors, answer queries, and resolve issues.

  • Maintain accurate records of all donor communications and activities.

  • Work closely with our communications team to ensure that all messaging is consistent and aligned with the organisation's goals.

  • Collaborate with our MEAL team to provide donors with appropriate reports
    and updates.

  • Collaborate with our Head of Programmes to provide potential donors with detailed information about our programs and the impact of our work.


  • At least 3 years of experience in fundraising and donor prospecting.

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to build rapport with potential donors.

  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and manage competing priorities.

  • Proven ability to secure funding and meet fundraising targets.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and other fundraising software.

  • Ability to work flexibly and collaboratively with different teams.

  • A positive attitude and a passion for Child’s i vision and mission.


  • Detailed prospecting report including a list of potential donors and their contact information.

  • Detailed report on incoming calls from donors, including queries, feedback, and issues resolved.

  • Accurate records of all donor communications and activities.

  • Effective collaboration with communications, MEAL, and Head of Programmes teams to ensure that all messaging is aligned with the organisation's goals.

  • Submission of proposals and bids

  • Successful proposals and bids leading to funding

    How to Apply

    Send your application letter and CV ONLY to The closing date for applications is May 15, 2023 at 17:00 EAT.

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