Mdzananda Animal Clinic Khayelitsha
Mdzananda Animal Welfare Clinic is the only permanent animal welfare support in Khayelitsha, providing primary veterinary healthcare services in an area that supports more than a million people.
Mdzananda Animal Welfare Clinic seeks to appoint a Fundraising and Communications Officer, based in the Cape Town.
- Raise funds to support the organisation’s ongoing operations;
- Identify and develop relationships with prospective new funders, partners, and government;
- Maintain relationships with donors, including grant reporting and soft communication;
- Manage the organisation’s communications across a variety of platforms (website, social media, print);
- Help shape organisation’s fundraising and communications strategy.
- Passion for and commitment to Mdzananda’s mission and work; understanding and experience of the realities of animal welfare in South Africa;
- Communication and interpersonal skills (written, telephone and face-to-face) in English;
- Writing and editing skills;
- Experience in grant writing and/or sub-editing;
- Relevant experience in fundraising, communications, marketing and/or nonprofit management;
- Proven ability to use various media platforms for strategic communication, including websites, Facebook and Twitter;
- Planning and time management;
- Proven ability to juggle multiple projects and tasks and to work to strict deadlines;
- High level of organisation, administration skills and attention to detail;
- Proven ability to take initiative and to work without supervision, both individually and in a team setting;
- Computer literacy, including sound knowledge of MS Office suite and the Internet;
- Proven experience coordinating/managing staff and volunteers;
- Impeccable personal integrity and the ability to manage confidential information;
- High level of flexibility and initiative;
- South African citizenship or legally authorised to work in South Africa;
- Valid driver’s licence.
To apply, submit a CV, contact details of your referees and one page essay on how and why you believe that you
can be an asset to Mdzananda to email@example.com.
Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
For more about Mdzananda Animal Welfare Clinic, refer to www.mdzananda.co.za.
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