SJH:Online Fundraiser and Digital Marketing

St. Joseph's Home for Chronically Ill Children
Opportunity closing date: 
Wednesday, 14 April, 2021
Opportunity type: 
Employment

The St Joseph’s Home is a paediatric intermediate healthcare facility providing holistic medical and rehabilitation care for children with life threatening and life limiting conditions. The Home was established by the Pallottine Missionary Sisters and is run according to a Christian/Catholic ethos. The current staff complement is approx. 130, the majority of whom are nursing and professional therapy staff with HR, Operations and Fund development as support service.

 St. Joseph’s Home (SJH) is seeking a digital fundraiser with high energy, a collaborative approach and who has an interest in and love for children, a commitment to working in the non-profit space - and a passion for making a difference.

Report to: Resource development manager

Requirements:

  • Diploma in Marketing, PR or Communications
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in fundraising and developing and implementing a marketing and communications strategy
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in digital marketing and digital fundraising
  • A proven track record of delivering on income targets
  • An understanding of local and international donors, the NGO sector and fundraising trends (including digital fundraising)
  • Good experience of email service providers, CRM and website content management tools

Competencies and Abilities:

  • Self-motivating, proactive and a drive for success
  • Set the precedent for excellence through leading by example
  • An excellent understanding of how digital marketing and fundraising channels complement each other
  • Good analytical skills
  • Excellent written English and copywriting skills

Responsibilities:
Oversee the development and implementation of an organisational fundraising strategythat includes a diverse range of income streams, including but not limited to
bequests, individuals, internal and external events, cause related marketing, digital fundraising, and community fundraising

  • Develop online fundraising appeals, including crowdfunding and peer-to peer campaigns and evaluate their success
  • Research funding opportunities that are aligned to SJH’s mission, vision and objectives
  • Oversee the development and implementation of the SJH Communications strategy, continually assess communications techniques, and their efficacy
  • Incorporate digital media strategies to generate income through individual giving, including but not limited to the website, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Instagram
  • Lead and overseeing the maintenance and full utilisation of the customer relationship management (CRM) system
  • Assist in special projects as and when required

Benefits:

  • Rewarding environment
  • SJH makes contributions toward a pension fund and a portion of medical aid
  • 13th cheque (depending on funding
  • 22 days’ leave

 HOW TO APPLY
 
Interested candidates must please send a motivation letter highlighting your suitability to the
post and your fundraising achievements. Also attach your CV and contact details of three work
related referees to christa@stjosephshome.org.za
 
Contact will only be made with shortlisted candidates.   

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

For more about the St Josephs Home for chronically ill children, refer to  stjosephshome.org.za

For other vacancies in the NGO sector, refer to www.ngopulse.org/vacancies

Location: 
Cape Town

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