Strathmore University Development Services Associate Jobs in Kenya

Strathmore University Development Services Associate Jobs in Kenya


Basic job summary:

  • Prospecting and Information Management geared to ensuring that SUF delivers on its mandate to the University in Fundraising. The positon also manages Social media platforms for SUF and Donor Stewardship.

    Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Research

  • Provide high-level research on individuals, corporations, Trusts and foundations

  • Research actual activities and ways to effectively run a donor stewardship program

  • Extract and communicate key information which directs cultivation and solicitation strategies.

  • Prospect Research/Management

  • Participate in developing potential sources list for the fundraising team.

  • Identify, research, and target potential corporate and foundation donors.

  • Develop and maintain a database of research on potential and actual donors.

  • Organize and record relevant research information for each donor.

  • Where necessary carry out specific prospect research on some potential donors.

  • Participate in developing potential sources list for the fundraising team.

  • Identify, research, and target prospects from current donors.

  • Assist in the cultivation, solicitation, management and recognition of a portfolio of prospects.

  • Accounting for Donations

  • Maintain a proper database for all donations received by various departments and/or faculties and ensure that they are properly receipted

  • Reconcile the donations with the records of the Finance Office. Provide financial reports from Kuali on use of donor funds
    Other tasks

  • Actively manage the SUF
    social media platforms i.e. Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn

  • May temporarily perform other duties assigned by the Director of Development, including decision making responsibilities as appropriate in his/her absence to maintain operations and services at a high level performance.

    Minimum Academic Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree from reputable University

    Experience:

  • Office Management

  • Events planning and execution

  • Fundraising and resource mobilization

  • Previous experience in a similar role will be an added advantage

    Competencies and Attributes

  • Proficient computer skills

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task

  • Exhibit a positive and professional demeanour

  • Must have a positive attitude

  • Dependable with good work ethic

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Strathmore University Development Services Associate Jobs in Kenya


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