Fundraiser will assist the leadership of LEAF and LEAF Academy in identifying possible international institutional donors. You will need to research US and European foundations and institutions, identify possible funds or grant programs, and help draft grant proposals to fund LEAF Academy development, scholarships and projects or LEAF programs.
Main responsibilities will be:
- Research international foundations and public institutions active in the sectors of people development, education, entrepreneurship or character development
-Identify current grant programs or funds that could fit existing LEAF Academy or LEAF programs
-Contact grant managers to & draft grant proposals
-Maintain institution list & record grant proposal success rate for future use Assist with other potential fundraising efforts aimed at individual donors, e.g. keep a contact list, assist with travel arrangements and event scheduling, etc.
If you look for routine position and best tangible perks, LEAF may not be the best place for you. If you search for opportunity to follow your personal desire and mission, we can offer:
Meaningful impact: We aspire to support the development of talented young people who have the potential to be change-makers in society by building a boarding school, literally from the ground up!
Professional team environment: You will become part of a diverse and supportive team that strives to be at the forefront of 21st Century Education.
Challenging assignments: We are an entrepreneurial organization. On-the-job learning and fast personal development here is inevitable. You have a chance to bring and immediately implement new ideas
Compensation for the role is starting from 1000 euro gross base, depending on the qualification and track record of final candidate
English language a must, other Central European languages (German, Hungarian, Polish) a plus
Basic internet research skills
Strong English language writing skills a must, past experience with writing grant proposals a plus
Good admistrative and communication skills (phone, email)
Pro-activity and resilience Strong commitment, drive and motivation
Akadémia LEAF - LEAF Academy