Posted by Francesca Rutherford on Monday 11th February 2019
Role Title: Partnerships Assistant
2 year fixed term contract (potential to extend/ become permanent)
Location: Central Bath
Reporting to: Partnerships Fundraising Manager
Salary: £21,700 p.a. / 25 days holiday allowance
Hours: Full time (37.5 hours per week)
Ethiopiaid is based in central Bath and generates income to fund partner organisations in Ethiopia, primarily in Addis Ababa and the surrounding area.
We support projects ranging from maternal health, FGM and women's rights, to education, disability and the elderly. It is our aim to see an Ethiopia without preventable poverty, in which every person enjoys the right to quality education, healthcare and a life of dignity.
In 2018 our income reached in excess of £2.6m, primarily through the support of individuals via our direct appeals, grantmakers and legacies and we are expanding our plans to continue to grow and diversify our income in the coming years. It is an exciting time to be joining Ethiopiaid as we look to the future.
Outline and Purpose of Role
You will work with the Partnerships Manager to ensure that existing income streams are maintained whilst seeking new opportunities to develop income from charitable trusts and major donors.
We are seeking someone with strong administrative skills and excellent writing abilities to work closely with the Partnerships Manager to grow our portfolio of partnerships.
To be successful, you will have an interest in international development and proven experience of researching, approaching and cultivating trusts and/ or major donors. You must be a team player and highly organised, able to manage multiple projects, spot opportunities and experienced in writing copy to a high standard.
This is a new role in a small but very effective team at Ethiopiaid. For the right candidate this is a great opportunity to make the role your own, have an immediate impact in the team and develop your fundraising skills further.
Application Deadline: Midnight on Friday 22 February 2019
Send your CV and a covering letter explaining why you feel you are the right person for this role. Applications can be made by email to: email@example.com