Resource Developer

Reference: DB 6806

Consultant: Dorei Barnes

Description:

  • The purpose of a Resource Developer is to expand the company’s donor base and mobilise resources (both financial and in-kind) to enable sustainable impact.
  • This is done through developing networks of donors and partners and providing technical expertise.
  • The service offering includes identifying opportunities aligned to priority needs, raising awareness, crafting proposals/applications, writing concise and informative reports and acting as donor liaison/relationship manager.

Qualifications:

  • A degree or equivalent qualification in natural sciences, social sciences, communications or similar
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in fundraising, Natural Resource Management, or community project implementation
  • Full understanding of fundraising best practices and a track record in successful fundraising
  • Knowledge of and experience in monitoring, evaluation and learning, including developing Theories of Change and logical frameworks
  • Exceptional communication and writing skills (English)
  • The ability to write clear, compelling, concept notes and proposals
  • The ability to collate information from disparate sources to provide timely and impactful donor reports, which requires an ability to build relationships with staff in remote areas
  • A firm grasp of research and analysis
  • An understanding of the potential of the various communication channels/platforms and the necessity to engage closely with the Peace Parks Communications team
  • An ability to use Peace Parks’ online customer relationship management system to record and process opportunities, agreements, reports, thank you letters, campaigns etc.
  • An ability to work under pressure and honour deadlines
  • An ability to travel as required

How to Apply:

  • Email your comprehensive CV to exceedhr@exceed.co.za.
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered to avoid duplicity on our system.
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice.
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.

To apply for this job email your details to exceedhr@exceed.co.za