CCR: Fundraising and Donor Coordinator

Centre for Conflict Resolution
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Monday, 23 April, 2018
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The Centre for Conflict Resolution (CCR) is an independent non-governmental organisation (NGO), based in Cape Town, South Africa, with a pan-African vision. Over the past 50 years, it has worked to promote constructive, creative, and co-operative approaches to the resolution of conflicts and the reduction of violence in South Africa and Africa. CCR has produced ground-breaking research on African security and governance issues, conducted extensive capacity-building and training, and contributed to peace processes across the continent.

CCR seeks to appoint a Fundraising and Donor Coordinator, to be based in Cape Town.


  • Coordinate CCR's fundraising and donor-related activities, including donor liaison, in close cooperation with the office of the Executive Director
  • Draft, and manage the submission of, funding proposals
  • Assist staff in ensuring compliance with funding agreements
  • Manage the preparation and timely submission of progress and project reports to donors
  • Develop and maintain CCR's donor database
  • Monitor and evaluate the outcomes of CCR's fundraising activities
  • Contribute to managing the general administrative and financial requirements of the cluster


  • Bachelor's degree in Politics, International Relations, Communications, Public Relations, or a related field
  • Minimum of two to five years' experience in fundraising and drafting of funding proposals
  • Verbal and written skills in English
  • Presentation skills
  • Knowledge and experience of managing databases
  • Computer literacy, i.e., Microsoft Office and the internet
  • Knowledge of African peace, security, governance, and development issues
  • Own network of national or international donors
  • Knowledge and experience of monitoring and evaluation (M&E)
  • Experience of working in an NGO
  • A driver's licence and own transport

To apply, submit a comprehensive CV, motivational letter Stating why you believe you are suitable for the post and An unpublished writing sample of about five to ten pages to Mr Fritz Brand, Human Resources and Administration Consultant at CCR at

Please quote the source of this advertisement in your application - NGO Pulse Portal

Applications should be from suitable South African citizens or candidates with permanent residency in South Africa.

Please head your application "Vacancy" – followed by the position you are applying for – followed by your name. Indicate the source of the advertisement you are responding to

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