Director of Development
FarmSahel is a nonprofit startup on a mission to unlock the potential of women of sub-Saharan Africa to achieve economic freedom through agribusiness.
The Director of Development is responsible for developing and managing all fundraising efforts. S/he will create a plan to secure and obtain financial support from individuals, corporations and foundations. In addition, they will be in charge of developing and maintaining long-term relationships with donors and prospects.
Reports to: Executive Director
Required Skills and Qualifications
3 years’ minimum experience in professional fundraising
Extensive experience in face-to-face solicitation
Excellent presentation skills; demonstrated ability to make successful presentations to individuals and/or groups at all levels of an organization
Demonstrated excellence in organizational, managerial, and communication skills
This is a volunteer unpaid position. Potential for full-time depending on candidate's success in raising funds.
Candidates should email a resume and cover letter to email@example.com.