The Urban Movement Innovation Fund Via Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors is seeking a Fundraising Consultant (HNWI-Foundations)
Location: Flexible location (open globally)
Salary: Market level contingent on location. On contract bases, open to negotiate fees
Contract type: Consultant contract, will be hired directly by UMIF´s fiscal agent Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, based in New York
The Urban Movement Innovation Fund (UMIF) works to connect, align and strengthen people power for a more socially just, zero carbon future. Drawing together and amplifying the efforts of NGOs working on technical solutions, or working with policy makers, with those of campaign or grassroots groups and movements working to increase citizen engagement and activity. UMIF´s goal is to dramatically accelerate humanity’s transition to a zero-carbon world. UMIF is a convenor of the field, an advisor to philanthropy, and a grant maker.
UMIF believes that people-powered movements are critical to creating a zero-carbon world, generating the drive and popular support necessary for huge political, cultural and technological shifts. In order to grow in our set direction and meet our strategic plan, we are looking for a fundraising consultant to work alongside us on pitching, relationship building with HNWI, trusts and foundations, working on grant applications and reporting.
The Fundraising Consultant will support UMIF´s efforts to gain and mobilize funds to meet their programme objectives. This involves identifying and researching prospects at global level, building relationships with potential donors (foundations and High Net Worth Individuals), coordinating the fundraising efforts, and preparing all required materials for proposal development, submission processes and reporting.
The job holder will have the following key responsibilities:
Please send a letter of application stating the skills and approach that you would bring to the post with your CV/resume (no photos) in strict confidence by email only to: Karem Armstrong at [email protected]
Please ensure that they are sent as Word documents with the titles “your name cover letter” and “your name CV” Please put “UMIF-Fundraising Consultant” in the email subject line. Also please let us know your ideal work location.
The deadline for application is December 13th, 2020