Malawi: Resource Mobilization Officer

Organization: Global Health Corps
Country: Malawi
Closing date: 18 Jan 2017

Position Overview:

The goal of the Resource Mobilization Officer is to assist FPAM in its fundraising efforts. This will involve proposal writing, profiling the organization to prospective donors through meetings, and other fora. The Resource Mobilization Officer will be expected to actively participate in the development of the FPAM advocacy and communications strategy and resource mobilization strategy documents. The fellow will work with both programs and finance teams as required.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop resource mobilization strategy with support from resource mobilization focal person
  • Contribute to the development of the advocacy and communication strategy
  • Respond to calls for proposals in collaboration with program manager and other staff
  • Participate in marketing the organization to potential partners
  • Support district managers to develop district level proposals

Desired Skills and Experience:
Items indicated with an asterisk (*) are required

  • Bachelor’s degree in social sciences, project management, business or public administration, or related fields*
  • At least three years of progressively responsible experience in project management in the public or private sector, preferably related to health*
  • Proven track record or expertise in development of systems, including development and/or improvement of procedure strategies, manuals, and guidelines*
  • Computer skills in word, excel, power point, and any statistical package*
  • Three years of program management experience in the field of sexual and reproductive health (SRH)
  • Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills along with strong organizational ability; must be able to obtain, analyze, and evaluate a variety of information and organize, interpret, and present it in meaningful oral or written form for varied audiences

How to apply:

To apply to this position click here: http://ghcorps.org/fellows/apply-to-be-a-fellow/application/

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