Open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents of Canada only
The Volunteer’s Role
As the Funding Advisor, you will support in preparing funding proposals, donor mapping and conducting a partner analysis for the program. Furthermore, you will also be working with team to develop funding strategic plan to indicate new partners for joint-partnership.
As a volunteer, you will:
-Produce funding proposals related to programs
-Create a funding strategy plan, donor mapping, partner analysis
-Develop funding strategy for small business partners
-Support local partners on funding related training
Essential Academic Qualifications:
-Educated to degree level or equivalent -Degree in other subjects or a wealth of experience ,may also be acceptable -Experience working in fundraising, including the preparation of funding applications for trusts, foundations or businesses, and government.
Essential Professional Background:
-Good verbal and written communication skills, -Good interpersonal skills, and the ability to motivate people and organizations to support Cuso International work -Systematic and thorough, with an eye for detail. -Ability to manage and prioritize a varied workload, working under pressure to tight deadlines.
- Modest monthly living allowance (varies depending country)
- Accommodation while in placement
- Return airfare and visa/work permit costs
- Cost of required vaccinations, antimalarial medication and health insurance
- Pre-departure training and in-country orientation
- Travel and accommodation for reintegration debriefing weekend
- Access to Employee Assistance Program while in placement and upon return
- Travel and accommodation for the pre-departure training course and for in-country orientation