KCA University Foundation Development Officer Job in Kenya 2022
Career Employment Kenya: KCA University Foundation Development Officer Job in Kenya 2022
Job Description: Today Recruitment Kenya

KCA University is a dynamic private business university committed to quality service and ethical practices.

KCA University seeks to recruit a candidate to fill the following position;

Foundation Development Officer

Job Objective: To manage a portfolio of current and prospective donors through grant writing, donor prospecting and execution of fundraising events.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Establish and implement donor prospect development plan
  • Manage a comprehensive donor prospect management system
  • Utilize donor prospect research tools for gathering data on current and prospective donors.
  • Devise creative fundraising solutions with limited resources using a combination of industry best practices and individual innovation
  • Develop resource mobilization plans with specified outcomes for Foundation events.
  • Develops ongoing Foundation messaging and publicity materials
  • Identify University programs that could benefit from private support and present to potential donors
  • Carry out donor survey and establish a robust, segmented and classified donor profile for the foundation
  • Prepare a calendar on key donor meetings and events aligned to the foundation’s objectives
  • Develop grant and/or funding proposals with technical summaries of major projects and work areas with donors
  • Supervise volunteers of KCA University Foundation
  • Maintains currency on new trends and advances in the field of fundraising and development.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences
  • Master’s Degree in relevant field will be an added advantage
  • At least 5 years’ work experience in grant writing and fund-raising activities

Other Skills and Competencies

  • Fundraising skills
  • I.T skills in fundraising and/or donor related management systems
  • Organization skills
  • Relationship building & Networking skills
  • Project coordination skills

How to Apply

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should submit an application letter indicating current and desired salary, a detailed CV including three referees, academic & professional certificates and a clear copy of your Kenya National ID and iTax certificate via email to hrjobs@kcau.ac.ke by 30th May 2022.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

The subject of your email should read: FOUNDATION DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

Head of Human Resources,
KCA University,
P.0. Box 56808-00200,
Nairobi, Kenya
Website: www.kcau.ac.ke